plentiful etymology

English word plentiful comes from English plenty, English ful

Detailed word origin of plentiful

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
plenty English (eng) More than enough. (colloquial) Used as an intensifier, very.. More than sufficiently. A more than adequate amount. (nonstandard) many. (nonstandard) much, enough (obsolete) plentiful.
ful English (eng)
plentiful English (eng) (obsolete) lavish; profuse; prodigal. Existing in large number or ample amount.. Yielding abundance; fruitful.

Words with the same origin as plentiful

Descendants of plenty
plenitude plentitude