da etymology

English word da comes from Proto-Indo-European *h₃érsos, English -r-, and later Proto-Germanic *arsaz (Arse/ass, anus, buttocks.)

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Detailed word origin of da

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*h₃érsos Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) arse
-r- English (eng)
*arsaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Arse/ass, anus, buttocks.
ears Old English (ca. 450-1100) (ang) The arse; the buttocks or anus.
asinus Latin (lat) Ass, donkey (attributive). Stupid, asinine (figuratively) an ass, an idiot, a dolt, a simpleton, a blockhead. A donkey, an ass.
asininus Latin (lat) A young ass. Of or pertaining to asses or donkeys.
ars Middle English (1100-1500) (enm)
assen Old English (ca. 450-1100) (ang)
your English (eng) (Ireland) That; the specified (usually used with a human referent). A determiner that conveys familiarity and mutual knowledge of the modified noun.. Belonging to you; of you; related to you (plural; more owners).. Belonging to you; of you; related to you (singular; one owner).
da English (eng) Hair at the back of a person's head, styled resembling the rear of a duck. (See drawing at ducktail.).

Words with the same origin as da

Descendants of *h₃érsos
arse arsehole art artifact artist artistic artwork ass asshole badass balls dumbass jackass pussy yo you're your
Descendants of -r-
ace as