hyrling etymology

Middle English word hyrling comes from Old English hyr (Hire, wages. Interest, usury.), Proto-Germanic *hūzijô

Detailed word origin of hyrling

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
hyr Old English (ang) Hire, wages. Interest, usury.
*hūzijô Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
hȳrling Old English (ang)
hirling Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as hyrling

Descendants of hyr
here hire hire-man hiren hirling hirne hure hyre
Descendants of *hūzijô
hireling