bacoun etymology

Middle English word bacoun comes from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeg-, Proto-Germanic *baką (Back, rear.)

Detailed word origin of bacoun

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*bʰeg- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) to break
*baką Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Back, rear.
*bakkô Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*bakkō Frankish (frk)
*bakō Frankish (frk) Ham, flitch.
baco Latin (lat) (Medieval Latin) flitch of bacon.
bacun Old French (fro)
bacoun Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as bacoun

Descendants of *bʰeg-
abak bac- bacon bak bank banket bec becc becche beckeren bek bekk bekke bench benk benke bicche biche bickeren bikeren bink binke bynk
Descendants of *baką
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