yan etymology

English word yan comes from Proto-Indo-European *óynos (One. Single.), English two, Proto-Germanic *anda, andi, Aragonese ond, Proto-Germanic *andi (In addition, furthermore, and.), English -ie, Old English god (God God, the Christian god.), Old English god, Old English gōd, Old English gōdian, Proto-Germanic *ana, Proto-Germanic *an (On, onto (+accusative) onto. (+dative) on, upon.), Old English god, Chinese 圓, Middle Chinese 圓

Detailed word origin of yan

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*óynos Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) One. Single.
two English (eng) (US, informal) A two-dollar bill.. A child aged two.. The digit/figure 2.. The playing cards featuring two pips. (cardinal) A numerical value equal to 2; this many dots (••). Ordinal: second.. Describing a set or group with two components.
*anda, andi Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
ond Aragonese (arg)
*andi Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) In addition, furthermore, and.
-ie English (eng) (occasionally, sometimes, derogatory) Forming nouns signifying the person associated with suffixed noun or verb.. Forming diminutive or affectionate forms of nouns or names.
god Old English (ang) God God, the Christian god.
god Old English (ang) Good, appropriate, pleasing God, the Christian god. God Good; goodness, benefit, well-being.
gōd Old English (ang)
gōdian Old English (ang)
*ana Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*an Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) On, onto (+accusative) onto. (+dative) on, upon.
god Old English (ang) Good, appropriate, pleasing Good; goodness, benefit, well-being.
Chinese (zho)
Middle Chinese (ltc)
*ainaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) (in the plural) some. (in the singular) one.
godien Middle English (enm)
ānes Old English (ang)
Japanese (jpn) Suffix for ship names (colloquial) 半濁点, a semi-voicing mark. Circle Whole, complete.
and, ond, end Old English (ang) Even; also And.
a- Old English (ang) Forming words with the sense from, away, off, out, e.g. āniman.
good Middle English (enm) Good (morally right).. Good (of good quality).
good English (eng) (intransitive, now, chiefly, _, dialectal) To benefit; gain.. (intransitive, now, chiefly, _, dialectal) To make improvements or repairs.. (intransitive, now, chiefly, _, dialectal) To thrive; fatten; prosper; improve.. (reflexive, now, chiefly, _, dialectal) To flatter; congratulate oneself; anticipate.. (transitive, now, chiefly, _, dialectal) To do good to (someone); benefit; cause to [...]
oon Middle English (enm) One.
one English (eng) (cardinal) The number represented by the Arabic numeral 1; the numerical value equal to that cardinal number.. (mathematics) The ordinality of an element which has no predecessor, usually called first or number one.. (number theory) The first positive number in the set of natural numbers.. (set theory) The cardinality of the smallest nonempty set. Being a preeminent example.. Being a single, [...]
yen English (eng) A coin or note worth one yen.. The unit of Japanese currency (symbol: ¥) since 1871, divided into 100 sen. (transitive) To have a strong desire for. A strong desire, urge, or yearning. Opium.
yan English (eng) (North East England) One.

Words with the same origin as yan

Descendants of *óynos
a an and another any anybody anymore anyone anything anyway anywhere around first for in no none nothing on once one only round second someone
Descendants of two
un wan yearn yen
Descendants of ond
abe acknowledge ahold amelia ashore aside asleep engage notch ongoing online onto unlike
Descendants of -ie
auntie barbie birdie blondie bookie brownie cutie doggie girlie hottie junkie maggie movie rookie sweetie young youth youthful
Descendants of god
bye giddy golly good goodbye goodness goodnight goody gosh gospel lullaby od
Descendants of gōd
god goddam goddamn goddess godfather godmother gods
Descendants of *ana
aboard about abroad again among awake bout gain oh
Descendants of *an
ace nowadays
Descendants of 圓
maru won