English word nowadays comes from English now, English adays.
Nowadays detailed word origin explanation
|now || English (eng) ||(countable, chiefly, in, _, phenomenology) A particular instant in time, as perceived at that instant.. (often, with "the") The state of not paying attention to the future or the past.. (uncountable) The present time. (archaic, legal) At the time the will is written. Used in order to prevent any inheritance from being transferred to a person of a future marriage. Does not indicate the [...] |
|adays || English (eng) ||(obsolete) In the daytime.. (obsolete) Nowadays; in the present time period. |
|nowadays || English (eng) ||At the present time; in the current era. [from 14th c.]. |