chesel etymology

Middle English word chesel comes from Latin caedo, Latin caedere, Proto-Germanic *-ilaz (Diminutive suffix.), Proto-Indo-European *ḱeys-, Proto-Germanic - ilaz, Proto-Germanic *kisaz

Detailed word origin of chesel

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
caedo Latin (lat) Cut, hew, fell.. Defeat decisively (defeat with heavy losses to the enemy side).. Kill.. Strike, beat.
caedere Latin (lat)
*-ilaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Diminutive suffix.
*ḱeys- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
- ilaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*kisaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
caesus Latin (lat)
caesellum Latin (lat)
*cisellum Vulgar Latin (la-vul)
*kisilaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Pebble; kernel of sand.
chisel Old Northern French (fro-nor)
ċisel Old English (ang)
chisel Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as chesel

Descendants of caedo
chisel deciden sisoures
Descendants of *-ilaz
-el -le -ling chesil dereling heel hele iceyokel ikil jombren jumbelen jumbren jumpen jumpren kechel thimbil thimel thimle werpling ykle
Descendants of - ilaz
bedel bidel bridel brydel budel bylet gerdel girdel gurdel knokylle lit lite lut lutil lyt lyte snaile snawile snayle snele wimpel