Origin of Clothe
From Middle English clothen, from Old English clāþian (“to clothe”), from Proto-Germanic *klaiþōną (“to clothe”), from Proto-Indo-European *gley- (“to adhere to, stick”). Cognate with Dutch kleden and German kleiden. See also cloth, clad.
Middle English clothen from Old English clāthian from clāth cloth
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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