anda etymology

Swedish word anda comes from Proto-Indo-European *h₂enh₁mos (Breath.), Proto-Indo-European *ane-

Detailed word origin of anda

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*h₂enh₁mos Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Breath.
*ane- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) to breathe, blow
*andô Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Breath. Zeal, anger.
andi Old Norse (non)
ande Old Swedish (gmq-osw) Breath. Gas, steam. Spirit, soul.
anda Swedish (swe) Spirit (in the sense of manner or style).

Words with the same origin as anda

Descendants of *ane-
and ande andlig andtruten tidsanda