ETYM Old Eng. youthe, youhthe, yuhethe, yuwethe, yeoyethe, AS. geoguth, geogoth; akin to OS. jugth, Dutch jeugd, Old High Germ. jugund, German jugend, Goth. junda. Related to Young.
An early period of development; SYN. early days.
Early maturity; the state of being young or immature or inexperienced.
The freshness and vitality characteristic of a young person; SYN. youthfulness, juvenility.
The time of life between childhood and maturity.