From Middle English bilden, from Old English byldan ("to build, construct"), from Proto-Germanic *buþlijaną ("to build"), from Proto-Germanic *buþlą, *bōþlą, from Proto-Indo-European *bʰuH- ("to become, grow, thrive, be, live, dwell"). Related to Old English bold ("abode, house, dwelling-place, mansion, hall, castle, temple"). More at bottle#Etymology_2.
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