yare etymology

Middle English word yare comes from Proto-Germanic *ga-, Proto-Indo-European *gherbh-, Proto-Germanic *arwaz, and later Proto-Germanic *garwaz (Ready, prepared.)

Detailed word origin of yare

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*ga- Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Indicates association or togetherness; co-.. Indicates completeness or wholeness. In verbs, also indicates perfectivity (a finished action).
*gherbh- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*arwaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*garwaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Ready, prepared.
ġearu Old English (ang)
ȝare Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as yare

Descendants of *ga-
aline boueer gar gerren gnast graiden iscefte likely likliche likly mete metels mynde upset vnmete y- yclept ymunde yo ypunished ȝare ȝarwen ȝebed ȝehwa ȝeræden
Descendants of *gherbh-
begraven garbe gare garen garfysche garren gere gersum grafe graven greve greyve grofe groof grope groupe grov grove græf yaren yerken ȝarken
Descendants of *arwaz