bridel etymology

Middle English word bridel comes from Proto-Germanic *bregdaną, Proto-Germanic *-ilaz (Agent suffix.), Proto-Germanic - ilaz

Detailed word origin of bridel

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*bregdaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) To flicker, flutter, jerk, tug (on), twitch, flinch, move, swing.
*-ilaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Agent suffix.
- ilaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*brigdilaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Bridle. Strap, rein.
brīdel Old English (ang)
briġdel Old English (ang)
bridel Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as bridel

Descendants of *bregdaną
braiden breden breiden broiden broȝden bræiden upbreiden
Descendants of *-ilaz
-el -le crepel cripel crupel fikel fikelen jombren jumbelen jumbren jumpen jumpren lit lite litel lut lutil lyt lyte lytel thimbil thimel thimle wimpel
Descendants of - ilaz
bedel bidel brydel budel bylet chisel gerdel girdel gurdel heel ikil kechel knokylle snaile snawile snayle snele