Entries linking to weepy
Old English wepan "shed tears, cry; bewail, mourn over; complain" (class VII strong verb; past tense weop, past participle wopen), from Proto-Germanic *wopjan (source also of Old Norse op, Old High German wuof "shout, shouting, crying," Old Saxon wopian, Gothic wopjan "to shout, cry out, weep"), from PIE *wab- "to cry, scream" (source also of Latin vapulare "to be flogged;" Old Church Slavonic vupiti "to call," vypu "gull"). Of water naturally forming on stones, walls, etc., from c. 1400. Related: Wept; weeping; weeper.
adjective suffix, "full of or characterized by," from Old English -ig, from Proto-Germanic *-iga- (source also of Dutch, Danish, German -ig, Gothic -egs), from PIE -(i)ko-, adjectival suffix, cognate with elements in Greek -ikos, Latin -icus (see -ic). Originally added to nouns in Old English; used from 13c. with verbs, and by 15c. even with other adjectives (for example crispy).
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Harper, D. (n.d.). Etymology of weepy. Online Etymology Dictionary. Retrieved $(datetime), from https://www.etymonline.com/word/weepy
Harper Douglas, “Etymology of weepy,” Online Etymology Dictionary, accessed $(datetime), https://www.etymonline.com/word/weepy.
Harper, Douglas. “Etymology of weepy.” Online Etymology Dictionary, https://www.etymonline.com/word/weepy. Accessed $(datetimeMla).
D. Harper. “Etymology of weepy.” Online Etymology Dictionary. https://www.etymonline.com/word/weepy (accessed $(datetime)).