hardely etymology

Middle English word hardely comes from Old English heard (Hard.), Old English -līċe

Detailed word origin of hardely

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
heard Old English (ang) Hard.
-līċe Old English (ang)
heardlīċe Old English (ang)
heardlice Old English (ang) Boldly, bravely, hardily.. Hardly, not easily, inflexibly, severely, harshly, sternly, sorely.
hardliche Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as hardely

Descendants of heard
Descendants of -līċe
biterli bitterli bliþeliche carfulli clenliche clenly craftiliche evenly hevyliche inly lifly liȝtliche lustfully mildeliche myghtely newely poverly reowliche swyftely treoweliche tymely vnwisely wislike