stond etymology

Middle English word stond comes from Proto-Indo-European *sth-, Proto-Indo-European *sth₂-, and later Proto-Germanic *stundō (Mark, marker. Period of time. Point in time.)

Detailed word origin of stond

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*sth- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) to stand
*sth₂- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*stew- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*stundō Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Mark, marker. Period of time. Point in time.
stund Old English (ang) At once, forthwith, immediately A period of time, an hour; specifically, a division of the day probably equivalent to about three hours. Time, while.
ston Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as stond

Descendants of *sth-
begon gang gangen gong gongen staien stay sted stede stedefast stedfast stedfastnes stedfastship stedful stedship steg stele steyen stiel store stound stoure stund upgang
Descendants of *sth₂-
destaunce destenye estacioun far- fornimen forniming forworthen freten freyght instant ofstonden restoren steaven stedfulen stellen stem stewen stow stowe subtil under-