anyone etymology

English word anyone comes from English one, English any

Detailed word origin of anyone

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
one English (eng) (cardinal) The number represented by the Arabic numeral 1; the numerical value equal to that cardinal number.. (mathematics) The ordinality of an element which has no predecessor, usually called first or number one.. (number theory) The first positive number in the set of natural numbers.. (set theory) The cardinality of the smallest nonempty set. Being a preeminent example.. Being a single, [...]
any English (eng) At least one; of at least one kind. One at all.. No matter what kind. To even the slightest extent, at all. Any thing(s) or person(s).
anyone English (eng) Any person; anybody.

Words with the same origin as anyone

Descendants of one
un wan yan yearn yen