walnut etymology

English word walnut comes from Old English walhhnutu (Walnut.)

Detailed word origin of walnut

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
walhhnutu Old English (ang) Walnut.
walnote Middle English (enm)
walnut English (eng) A hardwood tree of the genus Juglans.. A nut of the walnut tree.. Dark brown colour, the colour of walnut wood.. Wood of the walnut tree. Having a dark brown colour, the colour of walnut wood.