lofti etymology

Middle English word lofti comes from Proto-Indo-European *lewp-

Detailed word origin of lofti

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*lewp- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*luftuz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Air. Atmosphere. Roof. Roof of the earth, firmament; heavens, sky.
lopt Old Norse (non)
loft Old English (ang)
lofti Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as lofti

Descendants of *lewp-
leef left lefte lefull leoft leve leven lever lift lifte lofte lofty logge luft lyft lyften