setil etymology

Middle English word setil comes from Latin sido, Middle English sett, and later Proto-Indo-European *sodéyeti (To set, to seat, to cause to sit.)

Detailed word origin of setil

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
sido Latin (lat) I sink down, I sink out of sight.. I sit down, I seat oneself, I settle.
sett Middle English (enm)
*sodéyeti Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) To set, to seat, to cause to sit.
*sedlo- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*sed-lo- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*setlaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Seat; chair; settle.
setl Old English (ang) Seat, bench, throne. Setting (of sun etc.). Sitting, residence.
setel Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as setil

Descendants of sido
andsete ansete aset nest nesten nestlen nice nicetee nyce nyst se see sege selle seotel sete setle sett sille soote sote umbesetten upset withsetting
Descendants of sett
celle sadlen set setel seten settle seuere siten sot