beshiten etymology

Middle English word beshiten comes from Old English butan (Except for, but, unless Without, except.), Old English sċītan

Detailed word origin of beshiten

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
butan Old English (ang) Except for, but, unless Without, except.
sċītan Old English (ang)
bescitan Old English (ang) To smear or shit all over, befoul, befilth.
beshiten Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as beshiten

Descendants of butan
aboute boute but buten