replyen etymology

Middle English word replyen comes from Latin plica, Latin re-, Latin re (About, regarding, with reference to.)

Detailed word origin of replyen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
plica Latin (lat)
re- Latin (lat) Again; prefix added to various words to indicate an action being done again, or like the other usages indicated above under English.. Back, backwards.
re Latin (lat) About, regarding, with reference to.
replico Latin (lat) I think or reflect upon. I turn, fold or bend back. I unroll (a scroll). I unwind (a rope, etc.).
replier Old French (fro)
replien Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as replyen

Descendants of re-
rabeten re- redimer redolent regraten regreten regretten rejecten remedie remembren remewen repairen repellen replien resolven respiracioun respounse retencioun retornen retracten returnen reveue revolven reward reyne
Descendants of re
quer quere respons