strengthe etymology

Middle English word strengthe comes from Proto-Germanic *strangaz (Strong. Tight, strict, straight.), Proto-Germanic - iþō

Detailed word origin of strengthe

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*strangaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Strong. Tight, strict, straight.
- iþō Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*strangiþō Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Strength.
strengþu Old English (ang) Moral strength; virtue. Physical strength; power to do; force; vigour; fortitude; efficacy. Severity; violence.
strengþo Old English (ang)
strengthe Middle English (enm) Strength.

Words with the same origin as strengthe

Descendants of *strangaz
strang stranghalde strong
Descendants of - iþō
bitreuthien depthe derþe filth heelthe hountee lengthe lenthe merthe strenthe streynthe strynthe thefte theofthe thiefthe thufthe treuthe treuwethe trewthe warmth wearmth wermthe wraththe wreththe