bedel etymology

Middle English word bedel comes from Proto-Indo-European *bʰowdʰéyeti (To awaken, arouse. To make aware.), Proto-Germanic - ilaz

Detailed word origin of bedel

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*bʰowdʰéyeti Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) To awaken, arouse. To make aware.
- ilaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*bʰéwdʰeti Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) To be awake, aware.
*bʰebʰówdʰe Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) To have awareness, to be alert.
*beudaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) To offer, to bid.
*budą Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Offer, message.
*budilaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Messenger; herald. One who carries out an order; beadle; bailiff.
bydel Old English (ang) A forerunner, herald; announcer. A preacher. A warrant officer. Beadle, apparitor.
bedel Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as bedel

Descendants of - ilaz
bidel bridel brydel budel bylet chisel gerdel girdel gurdel heel ikil kechel knokylle lit lite lut lutil lyt lyte snaile snawile snayle snele wimpel