biwiten etymology

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

Detailed word origin of biwiten

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
witan Old English (ang) To be conscious of, to know or feel (an emotion etc.). To be wise. To know, be aware.
butan Old English (ang) Except for, but, unless Without, except.
bewitian Old English (ang)
biwitten Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as biwiten

Descendants of witan
biwitien biwitten weten wett witen witewold wittol woth
Descendants of butan
aboute boute but buten