stall etymology

Middle English word stall comes from Proto-Indo-European *stísteh₂ti (To be standing up, to be getting up.), Proto-Indo-European *stl-, Proto-Indo-European *stolnós

Detailed word origin of stall

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*stísteh₂ti Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) To be standing up, to be getting up.
*stl- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*stolnós Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*stolnos Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*stalnaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
steall Old English (ang) A place for cattle, stall, stable. A position, especially one that is standing; position of affairs, state, condition, standing. Fishing ground, place to catch fish. Place, stead.
stall Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as stall

Descendants of *stl-
allowable alowable couche cowche forestall forstal hamstal homstal stail stal stale stalion staloun stellen stille stilnesse stotaien stotayen stoteye stout stylnesse thele thille thylle
Descendants of *stolnós
estallment forestallen