English word month comes from Proto-Indo-European *mḗh₁n̥s (Month. Moon.).
Month detailed word origin explanation
|*mḗh₁n̥s || Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) ||Month. Moon. |
|*mēnōþs || Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) ||Month. |
|mōnaþ || Old English (ang) || |
|moneth || Middle English (enm) || |
|month || English (eng) ||(obsolete, in the plural) A woman's period; menstrual discharge.. A period into which a year is divided, historically based on the phases of the moon.. A period of 30 days, 31 days, or some alternation thereof. |
Words with the same origin as month