hyve etymology

Middle English word hyve comes from Proto-Indo-European *kewp-, and later Proto-Germanic *hūbī (Beehive.)

Detailed word origin of hyve

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*kewp- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*hūbī Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Beehive.
hȳfi Old English (ang)
hyve Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as hyve

Descendants of *kewp-
cop coppe coupe cuppe cuuel hof hoof houve hovel hoven hovil hovylle howve huve hyfe