esterne etymology

Middle English word esterne comes from Proto-Germanic *austraz (East, eastern.), Proto-Indo-European *aus-, Proto-Germanic - ōnijaz

Detailed word origin of esterne

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*austraz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) East, eastern.
*aus- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) to shine, eastern
- ōnijaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*austero- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) eastern
*austrōnijaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Eastern.
ēasterne Old English (ang)
esterne Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as esterne

Descendants of *austraz
easten est
Descendants of - ōnijaz
northerne sothern southerne sutherne