-side etymology

English word -side comes from Proto-Germanic - þiz, Proto-Germanic *sēaną (To sow, to disperse (seeds).), Proto-Indo-European *seh₁(i)-, Proto-Indo-European *sētis-, Proto-Indo-European *sēy-, Proto-Indo-European *swe-dh-, Proto-Indo-European *swedʰ-, Proto-Indo-European *sh₂itús

Detailed word origin of -side

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
- þiz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*sēaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) To sow, to disperse (seeds).
*seh₁(i)- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*sētis- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*sēy- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) to tie, tie to, knit, connect, to sow, throw
*swe-dh- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*swedʰ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) custom, habit
*sh₂itús Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*sīdaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Ample. Drooping, hanging down, pendulous, long, trailing. Excessive, extra.
*sēdiz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Seed.
sīd Old English (ang)
sid Old English (ang) Wide, spacious, large.
*sīdǭ Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Side.
*siduz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Conduct. Custom, habit, practice.
sǣd Old English (ang)
sæd Old English (ang) Seed.
sīde Old English (ang)
sidu Old English (ang) Custom, habit; practice. Morality, good conduct; purity; modesty. Ritual, religious practice, rite. Use, manner.
syd Middle English (enm)
side English (eng) (UK, _, dialectal) Widely; wide; far. (Scotland) Far; distant.. (UK, _, archaic, dialectal, Northern England, Scotland) Wide; large; long, pendulous, hanging low, trailing; far-reaching.. Being on the left or right, or toward the left or right; lateral.. Indirect; oblique; incidental. (British, Australia, Ireland, dated) A television channel, usually as opposed to the one currently being [...]
-side English (eng) (chiefly, UK) Forms proper nouns naming the conurbation around a river.. Forms adjectives and adverbs describing position in relation to a dividing line or other separation.. Forms adjectives describing position next to or alongside an object.. Forms nouns describing the area alongside or around an object.

Words with the same origin as -side

Descendants of - þiz
alongside aside beside bought bout cliff drift eight flight gift insight light might mind ought outside seed shall side sidekick sidewalk sideways sight speed world
Descendants of *sēaną
backside downside hillside riverside sew sewer sewing siding sow
Descendants of *sētis-
blindside mountainside outsider seedy sidebar sideline sideshow sidle topside underside westside whiteside
Descendants of *sēy-
sale salesman seal sole wholesale