miskin etymology

English word miskin comes from English -kin, English music

Detailed word origin of miskin

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-kin English (eng) (now, chiefly, dialectal) Used to form adjectives expressing resemblance or likeness to, similar to -like.. A suffix used to form nouns having qualities of or belonging to a particular kind, class, or sort. (now, _, archaic) Forming diminutives of nouns.
music English (eng) (figuratively) Any pleasing or interesting sounds.. A guide to playing or singing a particular tune; sheet music.. A sound, or the study of such sounds, organized in time.. An art form, created by organizing of pitch, rhythm, and sounds made using musical instruments and sometimes singing. (transitive) To seduce or entice with music.
miskin English (eng) (obsolete, musical instruments) A little bagpipe.

Words with the same origin as miskin

Descendants of -kin
Dakin Dutchkin Fiji petrel Fitzwilliam Gillham Hopkins County Kerguelen petrel Peattie Pelly Perce Perkin Peta Piers William Williment devilkin elfkin fatherkin lambkin lordkin mankin parkin petrel princekin thumbkin
Descendants of music