forblowen etymology

Middle English word forblowen comes from Old English blawan (To be blown. To blow; breathe. To inflate. To sound.)

Detailed word origin of forblowen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
blawan Old English (ang) To be blown. To blow; breathe. To inflate. To sound.
forblāwan Old English (ang)
forblowen Middle English (enm) To blow (something) about, to drive or toss (as before the wind). To blow up (something with wind); puff up, inflate.

Words with the same origin as forblowen

Descendants of blawan
beblowen blawen forblow inblowen