biclepen etymology

Middle English word biclepen comes from Old English butan (Except for, but, unless Without, except.), Old English cleopian

Detailed word origin of biclepen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
butan Old English (ang) Except for, but, unless Without, except.
cleopian Old English (ang)
beclipian Old English (ang) To challenge.
biclepen Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as biclepen

Descendants of butan
aboute boute but buten
Descendants of cleopian
clepen clepien