The word 'bride' comes from an old Proto-Germanic word meaning 'to cook'.


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The word 'bride' comes from an old Proto-Germanic word meaning 'to cook'.

The word, possibly, comes from the Old English 'bryd', which in turn is derived from the Proto-Germanic verb root *brū-, meaning 'to cook, brew, or make a broth,' which was the role of the daughter-in-law in primitive families..


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