aforetime etymology

English word aforetime comes from English region, English afore- (Previously.)

Detailed word origin of aforetime

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
region English (eng) (anatomy) A place in or a part of the body in any way indicated.. (figuratively) The inhabitants of a region or district of a country.. (historical) Such a division of the city of Rome and of the territory about Rome, of which the number varied at different times; a district, quarter, or ward.. (obsolete) Place; rank; station; dignity.. (obsolete) The space from the earth's surface out to [...]
afore- English (eng) Previously.
aforetime English (eng) (archaic) In time past; in a former time; formerly.

Words with the same origin as aforetime

Descendants of region
provocation quality
Descendants of afore-
aforecited aforedescribed aforegoing aforelinked aforelisted aforementioned aforenamed aforenoted aforesaid aforespecified aforestated aforethought