ac etymology

Middle English word ac comes from Proto-Indo-European *h₁e-, Proto-Indo-European *h₁o-ǵe, Proto-Indo-European *ǵe, and later Proto-Germanic *ak (But, however.)

Detailed word origin of ac

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*h₁e- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*h₁o-ǵe Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*ǵe Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*ak Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) But, however.
ac Old English (ang) (masculine) The runic character ᚪ (/a/). (poetic) an oaken ship. Oak (wood or tree) But.
ac Middle English (enm) But.

Words with the same origin as ac

Descendants of *h₁e-
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