bystreet etymology

English word bystreet comes from English by-, English street

Detailed word origin of bystreet

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
by- English (eng) Prefix denoting nearness or roundaboutness. Prefix meaning secondary, incidental, or parallel to (usually non-productive) town or city.
street English (eng) (attributive) Living in the streets.. (figuratively) A great distance.. (poker slang) Each of the three opportunities that players have to bet, after the flop, turn and river.. (slang) Street talk or slang.. A paved part of road, usually in a village or a town.. A road as above but including the sidewalks (pavements) and buildings.. Illicit, contraband, especially of a drug. The people who [...]
bystreet English (eng) An obscure, private, or secondary street; byroad; byway.

Words with the same origin as bystreet

Descendants of by-
bybidder bycatch bydweller byelection byfall byfellow byform byground byhanger byland byline bymatter bypass bypath byplay byproduct byrunning bysitter byspeech bystander bytalk bytown bywalk bywork