bitunen etymology

Middle English word bitunen comes from Old English butan (Except for, but, unless Without, except.), Old English tynan (To enclose, fence in.), Old English tēonian, Proto-Germanic *bitūnijaną

Detailed word origin of bitunen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
butan Old English (ang) Except for, but, unless Without, except.
tynan Old English (ang) To enclose, fence in.
tēonian Old English (ang)
*bitūnijaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
betynan Old English (ang) To end, finish, conclude.. To shut, shut up, close, enclose, hedge in.
betȳnan Old English (ang)
betynen Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as bitunen

Descendants of butan
aboute boute but buten
Descendants of tynan
betinen betynen bituinen
Descendants of tēonian
atenen ateonen tenen