bistiren etymology

Middle English word bistiren comes from Old English butan (Except for, but, unless Without, except.), Old English styrian (To stir.)

Detailed word origin of bistiren

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
butan Old English (ang) Except for, but, unless Without, except.
styrian Old English (ang) To stir.
bestyrian Old English (ang) To heap or pile up.
bistiren Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as bistiren

Descendants of butan
aboute boute but buten
Descendants of styrian
steeren steren stiren storen sturien