rewe etymology

Middle English word rewe comes from Proto-Indo-European *krows-, Proto-Indo-European *reyk-, Proto-Indo-European *krewh₂-, and later Proto-Germanic *hriwwiz (Sad, sorrowful, regretful, penitant.)

Detailed word origin of rewe

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*krows- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*reyk- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*krewh₂- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*hrewwōn Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*hriwwiz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Sad, sorrowful, regretful, penitant.
*raih- Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Streak; row.
*hrawaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Raw, uncooked.
hreow Old English (ang) Grief. Repentance.
*raigwō Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
rāw Old English (ang)
hrēow Old English (ang)
rawe Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as rewe

Descendants of *krows-
hertan hirten hurten reoly reou reowe reowliche reowthe reu reuli reuli ter reuthe rewely rewen rewly rewthe routen rowe ruen ruly ruten ruthe ruwen
Descendants of *reyk-
raw rawe
Descendants of *krewh₂-
crude ra rau reh rei reoh