beknowen etymology

Middle English word beknowen comes from Old English butan (Except for, but, unless Without, except.), Old English cnāwan, Old English cnawan (To know.)

Detailed word origin of beknowen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
butan Old English (ang) Except for, but, unless Without, except.
cnāwan Old English (ang)
cnawan Old English (ang) To know.
becnāwan Old English (ang)
becnawan Old English (ang) To know.
biknowen Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as beknowen

Descendants of butan
aboute boute but buten
Descendants of cnāwan
ackowen cnawlece knaweleche knawen knowen knowleche