нож etymology

Russian word нож comes from Proto-Indo-European *h₁noǵʰio-, and later Proto-Slavic *nožь (Knife. Tool for pricking.)

Detailed word origin of нож

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*h₁noǵʰio- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*nožь Proto-Slavic (sla-pro) Knife. Tool for pricking.
нож Russian (rus) Blade. Knife.

Words with the same origin as нож

Descendants of *h₁noǵʰio-
ножницы