beschrewen etymology

Middle English word beschrewen comes from Middle English be-, Middle English schrewen ((transitive) To curse.)

Detailed word origin of beschrewen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
be- Middle English (enm)
schrewen Middle English (enm) (transitive) To curse.
beschrewen Middle English (enm) To call (someone) a "shrew". To scold; speak ill of; curse; verbally abuse.

Words with the same origin as beschrewen

Descendants of be-
be- bedaggen begalewen begon begreten beheten behiȝt behoten belongen bequeste beswinken betechen betwene biflien biqueste
Descendants of schrewen
schrewen