naht etymology

Middle English word naht comes from Old English wiht (Creature, person, thing, being Weight.), Proto-Indo-European *negʷ-, Hittite e-grade, Old English nā, Old English ne (Not.), Proto-Indo-European *négʷts, Proto-Indo-European *nékʷt-, nókʷt-, Proto-Indo-European *nógʷts, Old English nōwiht, Old English ǣfre, Old English nāwiht, Old English āwiht, Old English ōwiht

Detailed word origin of naht

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
wiht Old English (ang) Creature, person, thing, being Weight.
*negʷ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
e-grade Hittite (hit)
Old English (ang)
ne Old English (ang) Not.
*négʷts Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*nékʷt-, nókʷt- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*nógʷts Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
nōwiht Old English (ang)
ǣfre Old English (ang)
nāwiht Old English (ang)
āwiht Old English (ang)
ōwiht Old English (ang)
*nókʷts Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Night (or possibly 'evening').
*nahts Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Night.
niht Old English (ang) Darkness.. Day, when computing spans of time.. Night, particularly:. The time between sunset and sundown.
*noth Old English (ang)
nyght Middle English (enm) Night.

Words with the same origin as naht

Descendants of wiht
aught eight nat naught night niȝt niȝteschode noght not nyght ought wat weght weight weiȝte wight wiȝt
Descendants of *negʷ-
naked naken nakenen nakit nihtlic nihtlonges niȝtegale niȝtingale nyȝtly
Descendants of nā
na namo no noo nothyng
Descendants of ne
nan ne nillen noen nolde non none nonechenche noneschench nonshench noon
Descendants of *négʷts
Descendants of nōwiht
Descendants of ǣfre