leder etymology

Middle English word leder comes from Old English -ere (Masculine agent suffix, originally applied only to nouns.), Old English lǣdan, Old English lǣdere

Detailed word origin of leder

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ere Old English (ang) Masculine agent suffix, originally applied only to nouns.
lǣdan Old English (ang)
lǣdere Old English (ang)
lædere Old English (ang) One who leads; a leader; guide.
leder Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as leder

Descendants of -ere
-er -ere Wistler Wyzelere bakere grinder lam lamb lambre prisoner tannere
Descendants of lǣdan
lede leden leed