peis etymology

Old French word peis comes from Proto-Indo-European *mol(w)ə-, Proto-Indo-European *pod-, Latin post, Proto-Indo-European *(s)pend-, Proto-Indo-European *peyH-, Proto-Indo-European *pi-, Proto-Indo-European *peysḱ-, Latin apo ((hapax legomenon) I fasten; attach, connect; join, bind.), Ancient Greek πίσος

Detailed word origin of peis

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*mol(w)ə- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) to grind, mill
*pod- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
post Latin (lat) (of space) behind, back, backwards. (of time) afterwards, after (with accusative) (of space) behind. (with accusative) (of time) after, since, (transf.) besides, except.
*(s)pend- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) to pull, stretch
*peyH- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*pi- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*peysḱ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
apo Latin (lat) (hapax legomenon) I fasten; attach, connect; join, bind.
πίσος Ancient Greek (grc)
*ped-yōs Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*postius Latin (lat) Afterwards, afterward.
*pendēō Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Hang, be hanging.
*(s)péndeti Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*h₂op Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) (flowing) water, river
πίσον Ancient Greek (grc)
*pendō Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Hang, put in a hanging position.
*pik- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*pisḱ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
pisum Latin (lat) Pea, pease.
mala Latin (lat) bundle, bag (anatomy) cheekbone, jaw. Cheek.
pix Latin (lat) Pitch, tar.
peius Latin (lat)
pendere Latin (lat)
pez Old Spanish (osp) Pitch, tar.
pensare Latin (lat)
pensum Latin (lat) Task. Weight (of wool to be handed over as part of daily work).
*pēsum Vulgar Latin (la-vul)
pez Spanish (spa) (informal) idiot, dimwit. Fish (especially while alive) Pitch, tar.
piscis Latin (lat) A fish.
pez Old Spanish (osp) Fish.
peashti Aromanian (rup) Fish.
pis Old French (fro)

Words with the same origin as peis

Descendants of *mol(w)ə-
maillet mal mal- maleir malfaire malfaisance malicios malison mallet malvais malveis maudire mauvais mialz miels moldre mols molt molture mult peisson pis pois poisson
Descendants of *pod-
empeechier empescher expedient paon paëstre peestre peisible peon peonier piestre pié pié de gru poi poison poon poun pui puison puy
Descendants of post
pieça poiz posterle posterne
Descendants of *(s)pend-
compendieux compensacion depreiser desprisier panser pendre pengier penser pension perpendiculer peser poiser precios priser vilipender
Descendants of *peyH-
craspois graspois peier peiz pesche pescheor pescheur peschier peskeur pieté pin piu piz porpeis pourpais pourpois purpeis
Descendants of apo
achater acointier acorder adorer afaire alaitier alier apetit aprochier aprés aquerre asaillir depost elas posicion positif proposer repauser