lacchen etymology

Middle English word lacchen comes from Proto-Indo-European *(s)leh₂gʷ-, New Latin logarithmus, and later Proto-Germanic *lekaną ((intransitive) To leak; seep; drip.)

Detailed word origin of lacchen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*(s)leh₂gʷ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
logarithmus New Latin (la-new)
*leǵ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) to collect, to speak, to leak
*lekaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) (intransitive) To leak; seep; drip.
læċċan Old English (ang)
lacchen Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as lacchen

Descendants of *(s)leh₂gʷ-
lake latche
Descendants of logarithmus
coverlite deignen dignitee diligent houslek indignation knelek leche leek leel legende legitimat legytymat lek leke leken lel lettorne lettron linage lynage privilege