aleggen etymology

Middle English word aleggen comes from Proto-Germanic *lagjaną, Latin de, Proto-Germanic *uz- (Up, out.), Latin litigare

Detailed word origin of aleggen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*lagjaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
de Latin (lat) (Late Latin) of persons. From, away from, down from, out of; in general to indicate the person or place from which any thing is taken, etc., with verbs of taking away, depriving, demanding, requesting, inquiring, buying; as capere, sumere, emere, quaerere, discere, trahere, etc., and their compounds.. From, away from, to indicate the place from which someone or something departs or [...]
*uz- Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Up, out.
litigare Latin (lat)
*uzlagjaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) To cause to lie down; lay down.
esligier Old French (fro)
alecgan Old English (ang) (transitive) to lay aside, give up. (transitive) to lay down, put down.
āleċġan Old English (ang)
aleger Anglo-Norman (xno)
aleyen Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as aleggen

Descendants of *lagjaną
alayen aleyen
Descendants of de
asaumple aventayle condescenden deciden dee definen deriven descriven desert desiren despect despit dessendaunte destroyen devoir diffinicioun duete edycte escusen example exciten issue menden seuer
Descendants of *uz-
abiden abiten abraiden abrood abuȝen adighten adihten adred ago alighten arist ariȝt around ashore aslaken asterten astonien ayefen emty okome orped ortrowe