good etymology

English word good comes from Middle English (1100-1500) *goden

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Detailed word origin of good

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*goden Middle English (1100-1500) (enm)
good English (eng) (transitive, now, chiefly, _, dialectal, Scotland) To furnish with dung; manure; fatten with manure; fertilise.

Words with the same origin as good

Descendants of *goden
gooden goodening