trues etymology

Middle English word trues comes from Proto-Indo-European *dreu-, and later Proto-Germanic *triwwiz (Faithful. True.)

Detailed word origin of trues

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*dreu- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*triwwiz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Faithful. True.
*drew-o- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*trewwō Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Fidelity, pledge.
*trewą Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Tree.
trēowe Old English (ang)
trēow Old English (ang)
true Middle English (enm)
trues Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as trues

Descendants of *dreu-
driȝmenn durand duren durynge ortroue trayste treden tree treou treouthe treowe trest treuli treuthe trew trewthe trig trod trotten trouthe truste truthe tryg tryst