ruther etymology

Middle English word ruther comes from Proto-Indo-European *ḱerh₂-, and later Proto-Germanic *hrunþaz (A horned beast, as in a neat or ox.)

Detailed word origin of ruther

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*ḱerh₂- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*hrunþaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) A horned beast, as in a neat or ox.
hrīþ Old English (ang)
hrūþ Old English (ang)
hriþer Old English (ang) Cattle.
rother Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as ruther

Descendants of *ḱerh₂-
corner hart heort herne hert hiren hirne horn horne huirne hurne hyrne inkhorn rather reother rether rither rodder rother rudder sere unikorn