headed etymology

English word headed comes from English head, English -ed

Detailed word origin of headed

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head English (eng) (fishing) To remove the head from a fish.. (intransitive) To form a head.. (intransitive) To move in a specified direction.. (intransitive) To originate; to spring; to have its course, as a river.. (obsolete) To behead; to decapitate.. (transitive) To be in command of. (See also head up.). (transitive) To strike with the head; as in soccer, to head the ball. To cut off the top of; to lop [...]
-ed English (eng) Used to form past participles of (regular) verbs. See -en and -t for variants. Used to form past tenses of (regular) verbs. In linguistics, it is used for the base form of any past form. See -t for a variant. Used to form adjectives from nouns, in the sense of having the object represented by the noun.. As an extension of the above, when used along with an adjective preceding the noun, [...]
headed English (eng) (in combination) Having a head with specified characteristics.. (in combination) Heading in a certain direction.. (of paper) Having the sender's name, address, etc. pre-printed at the top.

Words with the same origin as headed

Descendants of -ed
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