Old English, from met "measure, quantity, space of time, degree". Akin to Old English metan "to measure". More at mete
- of or relating to measurement, distance, or time
- metbelg "wallet"
- metcundlīċ "metrical"
- metecorn "apportion or allowance of grain"
- metġeard "measuring stick, measuring rod"
- metrāp "measuring rope, sounding line"