maister etymology

Middle English word maister comes from Latin magis (Better. More. More greatly. Rather.), Latin -ter (-ly; used to form adverbs from adjectives.), Latin -ester, Latin mag-, Latin glomeria, Proto-Indo-European *-tero-

Detailed word origin of maister

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
magis Latin (lat) Better. More. More greatly. Rather.
-ter Latin (lat) -ly; used to form adverbs from adjectives.
-ester Latin (lat)
mag- Latin (lat)
glomeria Latin (lat) (Medieval, now historical) Glomery: formal Latin grammar, as taught in grammar schools.
*-tero- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
magester Old Latin (itc-ola)
magistrum Latin (lat)
maistresse Old French (fro)
maister Middle English (enm) Master; lord; ruler.

Words with the same origin as maister

Descendants of magis
mayster meister
Descendants of -ter
admynistren ministre
Descendants of *-tero-
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