bewurchen etymology

Middle English word bewurchen comes from Proto-Germanic *bi- (By, at; a general locative prefix.), Proto-Germanic *wirkijaną (To effect, make happen. To make, produce.), Old English wyrcan (To cause, achieve. To do, carry out. To make, build.), Old English wyrċan

Detailed word origin of bewurchen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*bi- Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) By, at; a general locative prefix.
*wirkijaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) To effect, make happen. To make, produce.
wyrcan Old English (ang) To cause, achieve. To do, carry out. To make, build.
wyrċan Old English (ang)
butan Old English (ang) Except for, but, unless Without, except.
bewyrċan Old English (ang)
bewyrcan Old English (ang) To work, inset, insert, build round, surround, cover over; bethatch, adorn; bedeck.
bewurchen Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as bewurchen

Descendants of *bi-
bedoven begalewen begirden begraven begreten behoven beknowen belirten belouken bereden beschrewen besinken besitten bi cause bifon bigirden biheveden bilimpen bischilden biseggen biwedden biwesten blinnen buten defilen
Descendants of wyrcan
forwerken forwirken forwurchen iwurche warchende warkande warken werken
Descendants of wyrċan
werchen wirchen worchen worken