abetten etymology

Middle English word abetten comes from Old French a-, Old French beter

Detailed word origin of abetten

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
a- Old French (fro) (by extension) indicating a change of state. Indicating movement towards something. Intensifying prefix.
beter Old French (fro)
abeter Old French (fro)
abette Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as abetten

Descendants of a-
abaisen abaishen abaisse abassen abesse abetement abutten adaunten adressen afere affeeble affere amusen attournen avisen