you etymology

Middle English word you comes from Proto-Indo-European *h₁eyHweh₂, Proto-Indo-European *h₁eiH-u̯eh₂, Proto-Indo-European *ey-, Proto-Indo-European *wes, and later Proto-Germanic *īhwaz (Name of the I-rune. Yew.)

Detailed word origin of you

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*h₁eyHweh₂ Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*h₁eiH-u̯eh₂ Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*ey- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*wes Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*h₁eyH-weh₂- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*izwiz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*īwō Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*iwwiz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*īhwaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Name of the I-rune. Yew.
īw Old English (ang)
you Middle English (enm) You.

Words with the same origin as you

Descendants of *h₁eyHweh₂
ew u yow ȝow
Descendants of *ey-
are erande erende ernde iceyokel ikil is isikel isykle oor or ykle ōr