bilimpen etymology

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

Detailed word origin of bilimpen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
butan Old English (ang) Except for, but, unless Without, except.
limpan Old English (ang) To affect, concern. To happen to (someone); befall. To happen, occur.
belimpan Old English (ang) To become (the character of).. To belong to, concern, relate to, pertain, have to do with, be the class of, be right for, befit.. To happen, occur, befall; betide.
bilimpen Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as bilimpen

Descendants of butan
aboute boute but buten
Descendants of limpan
i-limp limpen lympen