Middle English edit
- Alternative form of
Old English edit
From Proto-West Germanic *haidu, from Proto-Germanic *haiduz (“state, condition”) (originally a noun, represented by Old English hād). Cognate with Old Saxon -hēd, Dutch -heid, Old High German -heit (German -heit).
- forming nouns of condition or quality, from nouns or adjectives
Declension of -had (strong a-stem)