bewepen etymology

Middle English word bewepen comes from Old English butan (Except for, but, unless Without, except.), Old English wepan (To weep.), Old English wēpan, Proto-Germanic *biwōpijaną

Detailed word origin of bewepen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
butan Old English (ang) Except for, but, unless Without, except.
wepan Old English (ang) To weep.
wēpan Old English (ang)
*biwōpijaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
bewepan Old English (ang) To weep, weep over or about, bewail.
bewēpan Old English (ang)
biwepen Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as bewepen

Descendants of butan
aboute boute but buten
Descendants of wepan
Descendants of *biwōpijaną