resolven etymology

Middle English word resolven comes from Latin solvere, Latin re-, German resolvieren

Detailed word origin of resolven

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
solvere 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.
resolvieren German (deu)
resolvere Latin (lat)
resolver Old French (fro) (reflexive, se resolver) to resolve oneself; to become resolved.
resolven Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as resolven

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