siten etymology

Middle English word siten comes from Proto-Indo-European *sodéyeti (To set, to seat, to cause to sit.)

Detailed word origin of siten

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*sodéyeti Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) To set, to seat, to cause to sit.
*sitjaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) To sit.
sittan Old English (ang) To sit.
*satīniz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) A setting, placing, position.
ġeseten Old English (ang)
siten Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as siten

Descendants of *sodéyeti
andsete ansete celle gainset nice nyce sadel sadlen se see selle seotel set sete setel setil setle sette seware sille soote sot upsetten withsetten