biwenden etymology

Middle English word biwenden comes from Proto-Germanic *biwindaną (To wind around, about, enwrap.), Old English wendan

Detailed word origin of biwenden

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*biwindaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) To wind around, about, enwrap.
wendan Old English (ang) (intransitive) to go or depart. (transitive & intransitive) to change or alter. (transitive) to turn or change position. To change direction (of). To take place or happen.
*biwandijaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
bewendan Old English (ang) To turn about or around; wend about or around.
bewenden Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as biwenden

Descendants of *biwindaną
bewenden bewinden biwinden
Descendants of wendan
wenden