desayven etymology

Middle English word desayven comes from Latin capio (I capture, seize, take. I take in, understand. I take on.), Latin de- (De-.)

Detailed word origin of desayven

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
capio Latin (lat) I capture, seize, take. I take in, understand. I take on.
de- Latin (lat) De-.
decipio Latin (lat) I catch, ensnare, entrap, deceive, mislead, beguile, elude, cheat.
deceveir Old French (fro)
deceyven Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as desayven

Descendants of capio
acatour cacchen catour chacer chaser chasour conceiven conceptioun deceyven dissayven part-takinge part-takynge perceiven receiven
Descendants of de-
condescenden debylite decenden dedicacioun deflouren deformen delicat delicious descriven deseert desert deserven desiren despect despit dessendaunte destroyen determinen dett devoir diffinicioun duete