bifolden etymology

Middle English word bifolden comes from Old English butan (Except for, but, unless Without, except.), Old English fealdan (To fold.)

Detailed word origin of bifolden

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
butan Old English (ang) Except for, but, unless Without, except.
fealdan Old English (ang) To fold.
befealdan Old English (ang) To attach, clasp.. To fold, infold, fold up, entwine, overwhelm, involve, enwrap; wrap up, bewrap.
bifolden Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as bifolden

Descendants of butan
aboute boute but buten
Descendants of fealdan
folden