fram etymology

Middle English word fram comes from Proto-Germanic *feraną, Proto-Indo-European *bʰowHéyeti, Proto-Indo-European *per (Around. Through.), Proto-Germanic *promo-

Detailed word origin of fram

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*feraną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*bʰowHéyeti Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*per Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Around. Through.
*promo- Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*promo- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*framiz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*fram Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Away, further. Forth, forward (with dative) by, due to. (with dative) from.
from Old English (ang) Bold, firm, resolute.
fram Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as fram

Descendants of *feraną
fer ferd ferre foord for for- foreward forther fraisen frasten fre freisten freo further fēre importen impressen infer porche port proven purposen severen transporten vor-
Descendants of *per
comper ferde forbeaten forcasten forclingen fordemen forealdien forgreithen forhiden forleren forloren forolden forschapen forseen forstanden forstoppen fortreden foryelden frosk frude permitten processioun purpos
Descendants of *promo-
fra framen fremd freme fremful fremsomness fremung fro from fromond frym