bewenden etymology

Middle English word bewenden comes from Old English wendan, Proto-Germanic *biwindaną (To wind around, about, enwrap.)

Detailed word origin of bewenden

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
wendan Old English (ang) (intransitive) to go or depart. (transitive & intransitive) to change or alter. (transitive) to turn or change position. To change direction (of). To take place or happen.
*biwindaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) To wind around, about, enwrap.
*biwandijaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
bewendan Old English (ang) To turn about or around; wend about or around.
bewenden Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as bewenden

Descendants of wendan
Descendants of *biwindaną
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