houlen etymology

Middle English word houlen comes from Proto-Indo-European *kow-, and later Proto-Germanic *hūwilōną (To howl; scream.)

Detailed word origin of houlen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*kow- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*hūwilōną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) To howl; scream.
*hūlian Old English (ang)
howlen Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as houlen

Descendants of *kow-
heigh heih heiȝ heiȝwai heiȝwei hene hewe hexte heyȝliche heȝly high hiȝly ho hogh hoo houȝ howlen huge hulen hyfe