shippwright etymology

Middle English word shippwright comes from Old English wyrhta (Wright, artist, labourer; creator, maker.), Old English sċip, Old English scip (Ship.)

Detailed word origin of shippwright

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
wyrhta Old English (ang) Wright, artist, labourer; creator, maker.
sċip Old English (ang)
scip Old English (ang) Ship.
scipwyrhta Old English (ang) A shipwright.
sċipwyrhta Old English (ang)
ship-wriȝth Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as shippwright

Descendants of wyrhta
schipwricht ship-wriȝth shipwright
Descendants of sċip
schip schup schyplord ship
Descendants of scip
shippere