round etymology

Scots word round comes from Proto-Indo-European *(e)rew-, Proto-Indo-European *(e)rewə-

You can also see our other etymologies for the Scots word round.

Detailed word origin of round

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*(e)rew- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*(e)rewə- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*raunō Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*raunijaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
rūnian Old English (ang)
rounen Middle English (enm)
round Scots (sco)

Words with the same origin as round

Descendants of *(e)rew-
raun rawn roun rune