wine etymology

English word wine comes from Proto-Indo-European *wóih₁nom, Proto-Indo-European *woino-, Proto-Indo-European *wóyh₁nom (Wine.), Spanish viña (Vineyard.), Proto-Indo-European *wein-

Detailed word origin of wine

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*wóih₁nom Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*woino- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*wóyh₁nom Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Wine.
viña Spanish (spa) Vineyard.
*wein- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*wīnom Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Wine.
vinum Latin (lat) (figuratively) a grapevine. (figuratively) grapes. Wine.
*wīną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Wine.
wīn Old English (ca. 450-1100) (ang)
win Middle English (1100-1500) (enm)
wine English (eng) (countable) A serving of wine.. (uncountable) A dark purplish red colour; the colour of red wine.. An alcoholic beverage made by fermenting the juice of fruits or vegetables other than grapes, usually preceded by the type of the fruit or vegetable; for example, "dandelion wine".. An alcoholic beverage made by fermenting the juice of grapes. (intransitive) To drink wine.. (transitive) To [...]

Words with the same origin as wine

Descendants of *wóih₁nom
brandy burgundy vine vineyard vintage