lytel etymology

Middle English word lytel comes from Proto-Germanic *-ilaz (Agent suffix.), Proto-Germanic *lūtaną (To bow down, lout.), Proto-Germanic - ilaz, Proto-Indo-European *lewd-

Detailed word origin of lytel

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*-ilaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Agent suffix.
*lūtaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) To bow down, lout.
- ilaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*lewd- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*lūtilaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Bent; tending to stoop; crouching. Little.
lȳtel Old English (ang)
lytel Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as lytel

Descendants of *-ilaz
-el -le bridel crepel cripel crupel fikel fikelen jombren jumbelen jumbren jumpen jumpren lit lite litel lut lutil lyt lyte thimbil thimel thimle wimpel
Descendants of *lūtaną
louten
Descendants of - ilaz
bedel bidel brydel budel bylet chisel gerdel girdel gurdel heel ikil kechel knokylle snaile snawile snayle snele
Descendants of *lewd-
loten lotien