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husband (n.)

古英语 husbonda "男性户主,房子的主人,房主",可能来自古北欧语 husbondi "房子的主人",字面意思是"房子居住者",来自 hus "房子"(见 house (n.+ bondi "householder, dweller, freeholder, peasant", 来自 buandi , bua "to dwell"的现在分词(来自PIE根 *bheue- "to be, exist, grow", 并比较 bond (adj.))。

俚语缩写 hubby 被证明是1680年代的。从13世纪末开始,它取代了古英语 wer ,成为"已婚男人(与妻子的关系)",成为 wife 的伴词,是英语诗歌的悲哀损失。古英语 wer ,最广义的"男人,男性的人"(来自PIE根 *wi-ro- "男人"),保留在 werewolf

Origin and meaning of husband

husband (v.)

"管理节俭",15世纪初,出自 husband (n.),在"管家"(15世纪中叶)的过时意义上。相关链接: Husbanded ; husbanding

Origin and meaning of husband

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Definitions of husband from WordNet
1
husband (v.)
use cautiously and frugally;
2
husband (n.)
a married man; a woman's partner in marriage;
Synonyms: hubby / married man
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