schreiten etymology

German word schreiten comes from Proto-Indo-European *sker-

Detailed word origin of schreiten

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*sker- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*skrīdaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
skrītan Old High German (goh)
schrīten Middle High German (gmh)
schreiten German (deu) (intransitive, formal) to stride; to step, to proceed.