ded etymology

Middle English word ded comes from Proto-Germanic *dawjaną (To die.), Proto-Indo-European *dʰautós

Detailed word origin of ded

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*dawjaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) To die.
*dʰautós Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*dʰowHtós Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*daudaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Dead.
dead Old English (ang) Dead.
dēad Old English (ang)
deed Middle English (enm) Dead (no longer alive).

Words with the same origin as ded

Descendants of *dawjaną
deed deyen halfdede overdeed