ster etymology

Dutch word ster comes from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eHs-, and later Proto-Indo-European *h₂stḗr (Star.)

Detailed word origin of ster

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*h₂eHs- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) hearth; ash
*h₂stḗr Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Star.
*sternǭ Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Star.
sterno Old Dutch (odt)
sterne Middle Dutch (dum)
ster Dutch (nld) (person) star. (television) short advertisement. Star.

Words with the same origin as ster

Descendants of *h₂eHs-
Jodenster aardster as asbak aster es filmster leidster neutronenster poolster popster pulsar sterbladig sterdanser stermerrie sterrenbeeld sterrenhemel sterrenhoop sterrenkaart sterrenkunde sterrenlicht sterrenstelsel sterspeler zeester