noppe etymology

French word noppe comes from Proto-Indo-European *ken-, and later Proto-Germanic *hnuppô (A knot in a cloth or fabric; nap. A tuft or flock of wool.)

Detailed word origin of noppe

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*ken- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*kenw- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*hnuppô Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) A knot in a cloth or fabric; nap. A tuft or flock of wool.
*hnoppo Old Dutch (odt)
noppe French (fra)

Words with the same origin as noppe

Descendants of *ken-
Cendrillon casse-noix cendre dénoyage noisetier noisette noix nope nougat noyade noyau noyer nucelle récent