given etymology

English word given comes from English give, English -en

Detailed word origin of given

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
give English (eng) (dated) To grant power or permission to; to allow.. (ditransitive) To estimate or predict (a duration or probability) for (something).. (ditransitive) To move, shift, provide something abstract or concrete to someone or something or somewhere.. (intransitive) To collapse under pressure or force.. (intransitive) To lead (onto or into).. (intransitive) To yield slightly when a force is [...]
-en English (eng) Denotes a quasi-past participle or participle-like adjective when attached to a noun or verb.. Denotes the past participle form when attached to a verb.
given English (eng) Considering; taking into account. (with to) Prone, disposed.. Already arranged. (Can we add an example for this sense?). Assumed as fact or hypothesis.. Currently discussed. (Can we add an example for this sense?). Particular, specific. A condition that is assumed to be true without further evaluation.

Words with the same origin as given

Descendants of -en
been bin broken chosen fallen forgiven forgotten forsaken gotten heartbroken mistaken rotten seen shaken stolen taken unseen