Old High GermanEdit

EtymologyEdit

A contraction of earlier *hiu tagu (on this day), from Proto-West Germanic *hiu dagu, from Proto-Germanic *hinō dagō (on this day, from *hiz + dagaz). Cognate with Old Saxon hōdigo, hūdigu, Old Frisian hiūdega, hiōda, Old English hēodæġ, Gothic 𐌷𐌹𐌼𐌼𐌰 𐌳𐌰𐌲𐌰 (himma daga).

PronunciationEdit

AdverbEdit

hiutu

  1. today

DescendantsEdit

  • Middle High German: hiute