bedside etymology

English word bedside comes from English bed, English -side

Detailed word origin of bedside

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
bed English (eng) (transitive) To dress or prepare the surface of (stone) so it can serve as a bed.. (transitive) To furnish with a bed or bedding.. (transitive) To lay flat; to lay in order; to place in a horizontal or recumbent position.. (transitive) To lay or put in any hollow place, or place of rest and security, surrounded or enclosed; to embed.. (transitive) To place in a bed.. (transitive) To set in a [...]
-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.
bedside English (eng) A position at the side of one's bed.

Words with the same origin as bedside

Descendants of -side
countryside roadside