townhouse etymology

English word townhouse comes from English house, English toon

Detailed word origin of townhouse

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
house English (eng) (US, dialect) A small stand of trees in a swamp.. (astrology) One of the twelve divisions of an astrological chart. [from 14thc.]. (cartomancy) The fourth Lenormand card.. (chess, now, rare) A square on a chessboard, regarded as the proper place of a piece. [from 16thc.]. (curling) The four concentric circles where points are scored on the ice. [from 19thc.]. (metaphorical) a place of rest [...]
toon English (eng) (Geordie) A town. A southeast Asian and Australian tree (Toona ciliata or Toona australis) of the mahogany family with fragrant dark red wood and flowers that yield a dye.. The wood of this tree. (Can we verify([ [...]
townhouse English (eng) (dated) Town hall.. A house in an urban setting.. A row house.

Words with the same origin as townhouse

Descendants of house
heezy hizouse hizzay hizzie hizzle hizzy housage housane housie
Descendants of toon
Toon Army