betinen etymology

Middle English word betinen comes from Proto-Germanic *bitūnijaną, Old English tynan (To enclose, fence in.), Old English butan (Except for, but, unless Without, except.), Old English tēonian

Detailed word origin of betinen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*bitūnijaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
tynan Old English (ang) To enclose, fence in.
butan Old English (ang) Except for, but, unless Without, except.
tēonian Old English (ang)
betȳnan Old English (ang)
betynan Old English (ang) To end, finish, conclude.. To shut, shut up, close, enclose, hedge in.
bituinen Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as betinen

Descendants of *bitūnijaną
betynen bituinen bitunen
Descendants of butan
aboute boute but buten
Descendants of tēonian
atenen ateonen tenen