brydel etymology

Middle English word brydel comes from Proto-Germanic *bregdaną, Proto-Germanic - ilaz, and later Proto-Germanic *brigdilaz (Bridle. Strap, rein.)

Detailed word origin of brydel

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

Words with the same origin as brydel

Descendants of *bregdaną
abraiden abreiden braiden breden breiden bridel broiden broȝden bræiden upbreiden
Descendants of - ilaz
bedel bidel budel bylet chisel gerdel girdel gurdel heel ikil kechel knokylle lit lite lut lutil lyt lyte snaile snawile snayle snele wimpel