lighting etymology

English word lighting comes from English light, English landlubber

Detailed word origin of lighting

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
light English (eng) Carrying little. (curling) A stone that is not thrown hard enough. (in the plural, now, rare) Facts; pieces of information; ideas, concepts.. (informal) A cross-light in a double acrostic or triple acrostic.. (painting) The manner in which the light strikes a picture; that part of a picture which represents those objects upon which the light is supposed to fall; the more illuminated part of [...]
landlubber English (eng) (nautical, pejorative) Someone unfamiliar with the sea or seamanship, especially a novice seaman.
lighting English (eng) The act of activating such equipment, or of igniting a flame etc.. The equipment used to provide illumination; the illumination so provided.. The process of annealing metals.

Words with the same origin as lighting

Descendants of light
Auld Licht Maglite lidar lite marriage lite starlit
Descendants of landlubber