acointen etymology

Middle English word acointen comes from Latin cognitio, Latin ad ((direction) toward, to, on, up to, for.), Latin ad- (To.)

Detailed word origin of acointen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
cognitio Latin (lat) Examination, inquiry, investigation. Knowledge. Learning, study (acquisition of knowledge).
ad Latin (lat) (direction) toward, to, on, up to, for.
ad- Latin (lat) To.
*accognito Late Latin (LL)
accognoscere Latin (lat)
accognitus Latin (lat)
*accognito Latin (lat) I make known.
acointier Old French (fro) (reflexive, s'acointier) to get to know. (reflexive, s'acointier) to introduce oneself. To introduce (one person to another).
aqueinten Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as acointen

Descendants of cognitio
cognicion
Descendants of ad
abbreviacioun abbreviaten abrood accusacion adewe admynistren adred adue affere aline aouren appetit approbacioun apreven aqueinten ariht assemblen asteorten asterten attent auntren avetrol prodige seuere tent
Descendants of ad-
a- abaishen abaisse abaten acceden acuser adew adversitee adverten afere ajoinen amortisen apperen apperteinen aprochen ariven arresten asearch ashore availen