moldre etymology

Old French word moldre comes from Proto-Indo-European *mol(w)ə-, Proto-Indo-European *h₂melǵ-, and later Latin mola ((especially plural) mill. Ground meal. Millstone.)

Detailed word origin of moldre

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*mol(w)ə- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*h₂melǵ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*melh₂- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*h₂molǵ-éye- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
mola Latin (lat) (especially plural) mill. Ground meal. Millstone.
mulgeo Latin (lat) (transitive) I milk, extract.
molenda Latin (lat)
moudre Old French (fro) To grind (crush by grinding).

Words with the same origin as moldre

Descendants of *mol(w)ə-
maillet mal mal- maleir malfaire malfaisance malicios malison mallet malvais malveis maudire mauvais mialz miels mols molt molture mult peis peisson pis pois poisson
Descendants of *h₂melǵ-
molgier moudre