deceyven etymology

Middle English word deceyven comes from Latin decipio

Detailed word origin of deceyven

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
decipio Latin (lat) I catch, ensnare, entrap, deceive, mislead, beguile, elude, cheat.
deceveir Old French (fro)
dissayven Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as deceyven

Descendants of decipio
desayven dissayven