lygger etymology

Middle English word lygger comes from Proto-Germanic *ligjaną (To lie, to rest (on a surface).)

Detailed word origin of lygger

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*ligjaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) To lie, to rest (on a surface).
*lagjaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) To lay, to place in a resting position.
leċġan Old English (ang)
lecgan Old English (ang) To lay (an egg). To lay or place in a position of rest; to bury (a person). To lay, to bring down, to prostrate.
layen Middle English (enm)
leger Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as lygger

Descendants of *ligjaną
beleggen beliggen belyen forliggen layen leger leggen leyen lien liggen logg logge