huge etymology

English word huge comes from Old French (842-ca. 1400) a (Belonging to. To. Towards.), Proto-Indo-European *kowk-

Detailed word origin of huge

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
a Old French (842-ca. 1400) (fro) Belonging to. To. Towards.
*kowk- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*haugaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Hill.
*haug Frankish (frk)
hoge Old French (842-ca. 1400) (fro)
a hoge Old French (842-ca. 1400) (fro)
ahuge Old French (842-ca. 1400) (fro) Huge; very large.
huge Middle English (1100-1500) (enm)
huge English (eng) (slang) Distinctly interesting, significant, important, likeable, well regarded.. Very large.

Words with the same origin as huge

Descendants of a
Descendants of *kowk-
anyhow ho hoo how howe who whoa whoever wo