bickeren etymology

Middle English word bickeren comes from Proto-Germanic *pikkōną (To pick, peck, prick.), Proto-Indo-European *bʰeg-

Detailed word origin of bickeren

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*pikkōną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) To pick, peck, prick.
*bʰeg- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*pikkōn Frankish (frk) To peck, strike.
*bikjaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) To attack, stab, hack, thrust.
*pikken Old Dutch (odt)
*bikken Old Dutch (odt)
bicken Middle Dutch (dum)
bickeren Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as bickeren

Descendants of *pikkōną
beckeren bikeren pecken pekken picchen picken pie pikken pycchen pye pykeys pykoys wodnesse woodnesse
Descendants of *bʰeg-
abak bac- bacon bacoun bak bank banket bec becc becche bek bekk bekke bench benk benke bicche biche bink binke bynk