warkynge etymology

Middle English word warkynge comes from Proto-Indo-European *werḱ-, Proto-Indo-European *wṛǵ-, and later Proto-Indo-European *wr̥ǵyéti (To be working, to be at work.)

Detailed word origin of warkynge

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*werḱ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*wṛǵ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*wr̥ǵyéti Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) To be working, to be at work.
*wurkijaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) To make. To work, to do work.
wyrcan Old English (ang) To cause, achieve. To do, carry out. To make, build.
werkynge Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as warkynge

Descendants of *werḱ-
wrang wrength wrong
Descendants of *wṛǵ-
bewurchen forwurchen irken iwurche schipwricht ship-wriȝth shippwright shipwright warchende warkande warken werken werking werkynge worchinge