oor etymology

Middle English word oor comes from Old English ār, Proto-Indo-European *h₃éh₁os (Mouth.), Old English ear (Earth. Sea Ear (of corn).)

Detailed word origin of oor

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ār Old English (ang)
*h₃éh₁os Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Mouth.
ear Old English (ang) Earth. Sea Ear (of corn).
*ōsaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) (anatomy) mouth. (of a river) mouth, inlet.
ōra Old English (ang)
ōr Old English (ang)
or Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as oor

Descendants of ār
are or ōr
Descendants of *h₃éh₁os
aouren ur