wort etymology

Middle English word wort comes from Proto-Indo-European *wréh₂ds (Root.), Proto-Indo-European *wrd-

Detailed word origin of wort

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*wréh₂ds Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Root.
*wrd- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*wurtiz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*wurtijō Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Herb. Spice.
wyrte Old English (ang)
worte Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as wort

Descendants of *wréh₂ds
orchard orcherd raddik radiche radike redic root rot rote wirte worte wurt