forethynken etymology

Middle English word forethynken comes from English think, English fore-

Detailed word origin of forethynken

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
think English (eng) (intransitive) To communicate to oneself in one's mind, to try to find a solution to a problem.. (intransitive) To conceive of something or someone (usually followed by of; infrequently, by on).. (transitive) To be of the opinion (that).. (transitive) To consider, judge, regard, or look upon (something) as.. (transitive) To guess; to reckon.. (transitive) To ponder, to go over in one's [...]
fore- English (eng) Before; ahead or in front of.. Occurring beforehand; earlier; prior to. Positioned at or near the front.
fōreþenċan Old English (ang)
forethynken Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as forethynken

Descendants of think
forthinken forthynken
Descendants of fore-