are etymology

English word are comes from Proto-Germanic *airō (Oar.), Proto-Indo-European *yeh₁-, Proto-Indo-European *ī-, Proto-Indo-European *h₂eyeri (Early, in the morning.), Proto-Indo-European *h₂eysk-, Proto-Indo-European *áyos, Proto-Germanic *ais-, Proto-Germanic *airiz (Earlier, before;.)

You can also see our other etymologies for the English word are. Currently you are viewing the etymology of are with the meaning: (Noun) (dialectal, or, obsolete) Grace, mercy.. (obsolete) Honour, dignity.(dialectal, or, obsolete) Grace, mercy.. (obsolete) Honour, dignity

Detailed word origin of are

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*airō Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Oar.
*yeh₁- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*ī- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) ice, frost
*h₂eyeri Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Early, in the morning.
*h₂eysk- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*áyos Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*ais- Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*airiz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Earlier, before;.
*yeh₁r- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*airuz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Herald. Messager; servant.
*airi Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Early.
*h₂oyséh₂ Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*aiz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Copper, bronze. Ore.
*jērą Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) (Runic alphabet) name of the J-rune (ᛃ). Year.
*aizō Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Fear; reverence. Honour.
ár Old Norse (non) Oar.
ār Old English (ang)
ōr Middle English (enm)
are English (eng) (dialectal, or, obsolete) Grace, mercy.. (obsolete) Honour, dignity.

Words with the same origin as are

Descendants of *airō
or ore r we're yo you're
Descendants of *yeh₁-
horoscope hour year yearbook
Descendants of *ī-
berg betcha errand fu gotcha ice iceberg iced icing icy is whatcha ya you yous
Descendants of *h₂eysk-
ask asking ax
Descendants of *áyos
era id
Descendants of *airiz
ear early earring ere