hangar etymology

English word hangar comes from Frankish *haim (Home. Village.), Frankish *gard (Enclosure. Garden.), Proto-Germanic *haimagardaz

Detailed word origin of hangar

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*haim Frankish (frk) Home. Village.
*gard Frankish (frk) Enclosure. Garden.
*haimagardaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*haimgard Frankish (frk) Enclosure surrounding a house or group of houses.
hangart Old French (842-ca. 1400) (fro)
hanghart Middle French (ca. 1400-1600) (frm)
hangart Middle French (ca. 1400-1600) (frm)
hangar French (fra) Hangar (aircraft). Shed, barn, warehouse.
hangar English (eng) (obsolete) A covered shed for carriages.. A large garage-like structure where aircraft are kept. (transitive) To store (an aircraft) in a hangar.

Words with the same origin as hangar

Descendants of *haim