ameten etymology

Middle English word ameten comes from Old English ā-, Old English metan (To measure. To mete To meet, encounter. To paint, design.)

Detailed word origin of ameten

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ā- Old English (ang)
metan Old English (ang) To measure. To mete To meet, encounter. To paint, design.
ametan Old English (ang) To assign, allot, bestow, mete out justice.. To mete, mete out, measure out, plan, form, make.
ameten Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as ameten

Descendants of ā-
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Descendants of metan
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