goddamn etymology

English word goddamn comes from English gorblimey ((British) Expressing surprise, anger, etc.), English damn

Detailed word origin of goddamn

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
gorblimey English (eng) (British) Expressing surprise, anger, etc.
damn English (eng) (profane) Used to express anger, irritation, disappointment, annoyance, contempt, etc. See also dammit. (profane) A small, negligible quantity, being of little value.. (profane) The smallest amount of concern or consideration.. The use of "damn" as a curse. (profane) Very, extremely. (profane) Generic intensifier. Fucking; bloody. (archaic) To invoke damnation; to curse.. (profane) To curse; [...]
goddamn English (eng) (pejorative) Damned by God.. (vulgar, offensive) Used as an intensifier. (vulgar, slang) An expression of anger, surprise, or frustration.

Words with the same origin as goddamn

Descendants of damn