graith etymology

Middle English word graith comes from Proto-Indo-European *were-, Proto-Indo-European *h₂rey-, Proto-Germanic *garaidiją, and later Proto-Germanic *raidaz (Ready, arranged, prepared.)

Detailed word origin of graith

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*were- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*h₂rey- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*garaidiją Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*wreyt- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) to turn, twist
*raidaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Ready, arranged, prepared.
greiði Old Norse (non)
*wrīþaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) To weave, to twist.
*wraiþaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Cruel. Extremely angry, furious, wroth. Twisted, bent out of shape, anxious.
vreiðr Old Norse (non) Angry, wroth.
graythe Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as graith

Descendants of *were-
wraien wrayen wreien wreyen
Descendants of *h₂rey-
-reden begon gang gangen gong gongen graythe greithe greiþli hatrede ired irede iredi misgang redi redy rim rime rym rymare rædiȝ upgang ȝerad ȝerædi