fordemen etymology

Middle English word fordemen comes from Proto-Germanic *dōmijaną, Proto-Germanic *firi- (Expresses intensive or perfective meaning. Through, across.), Old English deman (To judge.)

Detailed word origin of fordemen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*dōmijaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*firi- Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Expresses intensive or perfective meaning. Through, across.
deman Old English (ang) To judge.
*fradōmijaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) To condemn, damn.
fordeman Old English (ang) To condemn, sentence; doom. To decide.
fordēman Old English (ang)
fordemen Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as fordemen

Descendants of deman
demen