Yet etymology


English word yet comes from Proto-Germanic *iúta, Proto-Germanic *juta, Proto-Germanic *iuta, and later Old English giet (Yet.)

Etymology of yet

Detailed word origin of yet

Dictionary entry Language Definition
*iúta Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*juta Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*iuta Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
giet Old English (ang) Yet.
gȳta Old English (ang)
yit Middle English (enm) Yet.
yet English (en) (after certain copulative verbs, followed by an infinitive) Not as of the time referenced.. (degree) Even.. (usually with negative) Thus far; up to the present; up to some specified time.. At some future time; eventually.. Continuously up to the current time; still.. In addition. Nevertheless; however; but; despite that.

Words with the same origin as yet

Descendants of *iúta

and baht but