lier etymology

French word lier comes from Proto-Indo-European *leyǵ-

Detailed word origin of lier

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*leyǵ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
ligandus Latin (lat)
lier Old French (fro) To tie up; to connect with a tie.
lier French (fra) To associate. To link.

Words with the same origin as lier

Descendants of *leyǵ-
accueil accueillir adoucir aller alliance allier allure allée collecte collectif cueillir liaison lie lien ligue obligation obligatoire obliger obligé recueillir relier religieux religion rougir