nobel etymology

Middle Dutch word nobel comes from Proto-Indo-European *ǵneh₃-, Latin gnoscere, English -ism, Proto-Indo-European *nébʰos (Cloud. Mist, moisture.)

Detailed word origin of nobel

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*ǵneh₃- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
gnoscere Latin (lat)
-ism English (eng) (medicine) Used to form names of conditions or syndromes. Used to form names of a tendency of behaviour, action, state, condition or opinion belonging to a class or group of persons, or the result of a doctrine, ideology or principle or lack thereof.. Used to form names of ideologies expressing belief in the superiority of a certain class within the concept expressed by the root word, or a [...]
*nébʰos Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Cloud. Mist, moisture.
*ǵn̥h₃sḱéti Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) To recognise.
nebula Latin (lat) Cloud. Fog. Vapor.
*gnōskō Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Know, get to know.
nosco Latin (lat) I know, recognize, am acquainted with, i.e.; in possession of knowledge.
nobilis Latin (lat) Distinct, famous, celebrated. Noble, high-born.
noble Old French (fro) Noble; upper-class; well-bred.
nobel Middle Dutch (dum) Noble, of noble birth.

Words with the same origin as nobel

Descendants of *ǵneh₃-
coene conden condich condigen connen conste cont cunnen cunste kennen knecht note
Descendants of *nébʰos
nevel nēvel