ikil etymology

Middle English word ikil comes from Proto-Indo-European *ey-, Proto-Germanic *-ilaz (Diminutive suffix.), Proto-Indo-European *yeǵ-, Proto-Germanic - ilaz

Detailed word origin of ikil

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*ey- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*-ilaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Diminutive suffix.
*yeǵ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
- ilaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*jekô Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Hoarfrost. Piece of ice.
*jikilaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) A piece of ice. An ickle, icicle.
ġicel Old English (ang)
ġiċel Old English (ang)
ykle Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as ikil

Descendants of *ey-
are erande erende ernde ew iceyokel is isikel isykle oor or u ykle you yow ōr ȝow
Descendants of *-ilaz
-el -le -ling chesel chesil chisel dereling heel hele jombren jumbelen jumbren jumpen jumpren kechel thimbil thimel thimle werpling
Descendants of - ilaz
bedel bidel bridel brydel budel bylet gerdel girdel gurdel knokylle lit lite lut lutil lyt lyte snaile snawile snayle snele wimpel