clanly etymology

Middle English word clanly comes from Old English clǣne, Old English -līc, Old English clǣnlīc, and later Old English clænlic (Cleanly, pure, excellent, splendid.)

Detailed word origin of clanly

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
clǣne Old English (ang)
-līc Old English (ang)
clǣnlīc Old English (ang)
clænlic Old English (ang) Cleanly, pure, excellent, splendid.
clenli Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as clanly

Descendants of clǣne
clane clene clenliche clenly clennesse
Descendants of -līc
-andlic -andlike -endlice -endliȝ -lich leodlic