Middle English setlen, from Old English setlan, from Old English setl ("seat") (compare Dutch zetelen ("to be established, settle")) and
Middle English sahtlen, seihtlen, from Old English sahtlian, ġesehtlian, from Old English saht, seht (see saught, -le).
siedeln is related to the former of the two verbs, but is not an immediate cognate of either of them.
From Middle English settle, setle, setel, setil, seotel, from Old English setl, from Proto-Germanic *setlaz, representing Proto-Indo-European *sed-lo-, from *sed-. Cognate with Dutch zetel, German Sessel, Latin sella.
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