Other Word Forms of Hungry
Origin of Hungry
From Middle English hungry, from Old English hungriġ, hungreġ (“hungry, famishing; meager”), from Proto-Germanic *hungragaz, *hungrugaz (“hungry”), equivalent to hunger + -y. Cognate with Dutch hongerig (“hungry”), German hungrig (“hungry”), Swedish hungrig (“hungry”).
Middle English hungri from Old English hungrig from hungor hunger
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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