nestlen etymology

Middle English word nestlen comes from Proto-Germanic *nistijaną (To nest, to nestle.), Proto-Germanic - lōną

Detailed word origin of nestlen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*nistijaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) To nest, to nestle.
- lōną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*nistlōną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) To make or build a nest. To occupy a nest; nestle.
nistlian Old English (ang)
nestelen Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as nestlen

Descendants of *nistijaną
nestelen
Descendants of - lōną
babelen bablen handel handlen