rygge-bone etymology

Middle English word rygge-bone comes from Proto-Germanic *bainą (Leg, bone.), Proto-Germanic *hrugjaz (Back. Ridge. Spine.)

Detailed word origin of rygge-bone

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*bainą Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Leg, bone.
*hrugjaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Back. Ridge. Spine.
ban Old English (ang) Bone.
hrycg Old English (ang) (anatomy) back; spine; ridge (back or spine of an animal).
*hrugjabainą Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) (anatomy) backbone.
hryġċbān Old English (ang)
rigbone Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as rygge-bone

Descendants of *bainą
ban banles bon bonles rigbone riggebon schinboon schineboon
Descendants of *hrugjaz
rig