doomsday etymology

English word doomsday comes from Middle English dai, Middle English domes

Detailed word origin of doomsday

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
dai Middle English (enm)
domes Middle English (enm)
doomsday English (eng) The day when God is expected to judge the world; end times.. Judgement day; the day of the Final Judgment; any day of decisive judgement or final dissolution. Capable of causing widespread or total destruction.. Concerned with or predicting future universal destruction.. Given to or marked by forebodings or predictions of impending calamity.

Words with the same origin as doomsday

Descendants of domes
Domesday Book doomsday bomb doomsday machine doomsday weapon