fylle etymology

Middle English word fylle comes from Proto-Indo-European *pl̥h₁nós (Full.), Proto-Germanic - į̄, Proto-Indo-European *plūno-

Detailed word origin of fylle

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*pl̥h₁nós Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Full.
- į̄ Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*plūno- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*fullaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) (strong only) the whole, the entire. Full (not empty).
*fulnō Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
fyllo Old English (ang)
vulle Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as fylle

Descendants of *pl̥h₁nós
-full careful carfulli folgen folȝen ful- fullen fulliche fulling fullmake fully fullynge fulwen fülle myndefull needeful overful overfulle shamefull sinful sunful vulle wonderful wondirful
Descendants of - į̄
brede breedthe bright elde fille fulfillen fulle greet grete gretnesse grette hete manye unclene