rapen etymology

Middle English word rapen comes from Latin crescendum, Proto-Balto-Slavic *krei-, Proto-Baltic *krei-, Proto-Indo-European *h₁rep-, Proto-Germanic *hrapaną, and later Proto-Italic *rapiō (Seize, take away.)

Detailed word origin of rapen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
crescendum Latin (lat)
*krei- Proto-Balto-Slavic (ine-bsl-pro)
*krei- Proto-Baltic (bat-pro)
*h₁rep- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*hrapaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*rapiō Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Seize, take away.
rapio Latin (lat) I snatch, grab, carry off, abduct, rape.
*kr- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
sincerus Latin (lat) Clean, pure, sound.. Genuine, sincere.. Real, natural.. Uninjured, whole.
*(s)krebʰ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*hrapōną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) To graze, make contact (with), touch. To scratch, scrape. To snatch.
hreppan Old English (ang) (transitive) To attack.. (transitive) To touch; treat.
*hrapian Old English (ang)
hrapa Old Norse (non)
rapen Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as rapen

Descendants of *krei-
awarden curraunt decenden descriven discours excusen frokke harwen heer heere herberge herien hire hirten hors hyre reʒel roc rok roke rop ropen rowne scharn seuer
Descendants of *krei-
aleggen aventayle declinen edycte exciten harien harren hersen hertan herwen herȝien rappen routen rowe ruten