bondage etymology

Middle English word bondage comes from Old Provençal banda, Vulgar Latin *benda, Proto-Germanic *bandiz (Band.), Old Norse bóandi

Detailed word origin of bondage

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
banda Old Provençal (pro)
*benda Vulgar Latin (la-vul)
*bandiz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Band.
bóandi Old Norse (non)
bend Old English (ang)
bonda Old English (ang) Husband.
bende Old French (fro)
band Middle English (enm)
bond Middle English (enm)
bondagium Malayalam (mal)
bondage Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as bondage

Descendants of banda
band bande bendel bond
Descendants of *bandiz
bend
Descendants of bóandi
bonde housbonde husbonde