farmhouse etymology

English word farmhouse comes from English farm, English house

Detailed word origin of farmhouse

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
farm English (eng) (intransitive) To work on a farm, especially in the growing and harvesting of crops.. (obsolete) To lease or let for an equivalent, e.g. land for a rent; to yield the use of to proceeds.. (obsolete) To take at a certain rent or rate.. (transitive) To devote (land) to farming.. (transitive) To grow (a particular crop).. (video games, chiefly, online gaming) To engage in grinding (repetitive [...]
house English (eng) (US, dialect) A small stand of trees in a swamp.. (astrology) One of the twelve divisions of an astrological chart. [from 14thc.]. (cartomancy) The fourth Lenormand card.. (chess, now, rare) A square on a chessboard, regarded as the proper place of a piece. [from 16thc.]. (curling) The four concentric circles where points are scored on the ice. [from 19thc.]. (metaphorical) a place of rest [...]
farmhouse English (eng) A farmer's residence.

Words with the same origin as farmhouse

Descendants of house
heezy hizouse hizzay hizzie hizzle hizzy housage housane housie