mayster etymology

Middle English word mayster comes from Latin magis (Better. More. More greatly. Rather.), Old English mæġister, Latin -ter (-ly; used to form adverbs from adjectives.), Latin -ester, Latin mag-, Latin glomeria

Detailed word origin of mayster

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
magis Latin (lat) Better. More. More greatly. Rather.
mæġister Old English (ang)
-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.
magester Old Latin (itc-ola)
magistrum Latin (lat)
mægester Old English (ang) Master.
maister Middle English (enm) Master; lord; ruler.

Words with the same origin as mayster

Descendants of magis
maister meister
Descendants of -ter
admynistren ministre