bigirden etymology

Middle English word bigirden comes from Old English butan (Except for, but, unless Without, except.), Old English gyrdan (To gird.)

Detailed word origin of bigirden

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
butan Old English (ang) Except for, but, unless Without, except.
gyrdan Old English (ang) To gird.
begyrdan Old English (ang) To begird; gird about or around, clothe, surround; beleaguer.
bigirden Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as bigirden

Descendants of butan
aboute boute but buten
Descendants of gyrdan
gerden girden gurden gyrden thurgh-girt