goo etymology

Middle English word goo comes from Proto-Indo-European *ǵʰeh₁-, and later Proto-Germanic *umbi ((with accusative) around, about.)

Detailed word origin of goo

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*ǵʰeh₁- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*umbi Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) (with accusative) around, about.
gan Old English (ang) To go.
goo Middle English (enm) Go.

Words with the same origin as goo

Descendants of *ǵʰeh₁-
abraiden adihten adweschen afferen alayen around ashore ayefen er- fullen fulwen okome ortroue thurhgon um umbefolden umbegangen umbelien umbestounde umbestunde umbsitten umbthringan upgon withgon ȝegan