bilaughen etymology

Middle English word bilaughen comes from Old English butan (Except for, but, unless Without, except.), Old English hlehhan (To laugh.)

Detailed word origin of bilaughen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
butan Old English (ang) Except for, but, unless Without, except.
hlehhan Old English (ang) To laugh.
behlehhan Old English (ang) To laugh at; laugh over, deride, exult.
bilaughen Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as bilaughen

Descendants of butan
aboute boute but buten
Descendants of hlehhan
laghen laughen