onhende etymology

Middle English word onhende comes from Proto-Germanic *handuz, Proto-Germanic *an-, Proto-Germanic *ainaz ((in the plural) some. (in the singular) one.)

Detailed word origin of onhende

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*handuz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*an- Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*ainaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) (in the plural) some. (in the singular) one.
*anahandijaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) On hand, within reach.
*ainahandijaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) One-handed, having one hand, lame, imperfect.
onhende Old English (ang)
ānhende Old English (ang)
onhende Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as onhende

Descendants of *an-
aboute an- anelen anget anhealden engagen on- oncomen onelen onlighten onsenden
Descendants of *ainaz
a a- abrood ackowen ajar aline an anfald around elleven elpi enlepi lpi namo nan non nonshench noon nothyng oan on on-hande onfold oon