scrit etymology

Middle English word scrit comes from Proto-Indo-European *(s)kreybʰ-, Proto-Indo-European *skreybʰ-, and later Proto-Italic *skreiβō (To carve.)

Detailed word origin of scrit

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*(s)kreybʰ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*skreybʰ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*skreiβō Proto-Italic (itc-pro) To carve.
scribendum Latin (lat)
escrit Old French (fro) Writing(s) (written work).
scrit Middle English (enm) (obsolete) writing; document; scroll.

Words with the same origin as scrit

Descendants of *(s)kreybʰ-
proscriben proscripcion riven schrifen
Descendants of *skreybʰ-
descriven schriven shriven