biwitien etymology

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

Detailed word origin of biwitien

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 biwitien

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