abaishen etymology

Middle English word abaishen comes from Old French a (Belonging to. To. Towards.), Old French baissier (To lower.), Latin ad- (To.), Latin *bassio

Detailed word origin of abaishen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
a Old French (fro) Belonging to. To. Towards.
baissier Old French (fro) To lower.
ad- Latin (lat) To.
*bassio Latin (lat)
a- Old French (fro) (by extension) indicating a change of state. Indicating movement towards something. Intensifying prefix.
*adbassio Latin (lat) (Vulgar Latin) I lower.
abaissier Old French (fro) (reflexive, s'abaissier) to prostrate oneself. To lower, to reduce.
abaisser Middle French (frm)
abashen Middle English (enm) To embarrass, shame, discompose. To make ashamed or uneasy.

Words with the same origin as abaishen

Descendants of a
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Descendants of ad-
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