embe- etymology

Middle English word embe- comes from Old English ymb-

Detailed word origin of embe-

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ymb- Old English (ang) About, regarding. Around. Causing restraint, lessening. Near, by.
um- Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as embe-

Descendants of ymb-
embsnīþen umbe- umbeclosen umbedelven umbefolden umbegon umbelappen umbelien umbeloken umbesetten umbeshinen umbethenken umbethinken umbhōn umbsheuen umbsitten umbthringan umthinken