Mud etymology


English word mud comes from Old English (ca. 450-1100) mod, Old English (ca. 450-1100) mōd, Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350) mod

Etymology of mud

Detailed word origin of mud

Dictionary entry Language Definition
mod Old English (ca. 450-1100) (ang) Courage, pride, grief, anger. Heart, mind, feeling. State of mind.
mōd Old English (ca. 450-1100) (ang)
mod Middle Dutch (ca. 1050-1350) (dum)
mod Middle English (1100-1500) (enm)
mud English (en) (construction industry slang) Wet concrete as it is being mixed, delivered and poured.. (figuratively) Willfully abusive, even slanderous remarks or claims, notably between political opponents.. (gay sex, slang) stool that is exposed as a result of anal sex. (geology) A particle less than 62.5 microns in diameter, following the Wentworth scale. (slang) Money, dough, especially when [...]

Words with the same origin as mud

Descendants of mod