rewly etymology

Middle English word rewly comes from Old English hrēow, Old English -līc, Old English hreow (Grief. Repentance.), Old English -līċe

Detailed word origin of rewly

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
hrēow Old English (ang)
-līc Old English (ang)
hreow Old English (ang) Grief. Repentance.
-līċe Old English (ang)
hrēowlīċe Old English (ang)
hrēowlīċ Old English (ang)
hreowlice Old English (ang) Miserably, cruelly, grievously, in a way to excite pity.
hreowlic Old English (ang) Grievous, pitiful, sad, wretched, cruel, lamentable, hapless, miserable.
reweliche Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as rewly

Descendants of hrēow
reoly reowe reowliche reowthe reuli reuli ter reuthe rewe rewely rewthe rowe ruly ruthe
Descendants of -līc
-andlic -andlike -endlice -endliȝ -lich leodlic
Descendants of -līċe
biterli bitterli bliþeliche carfulli clenliche clenly craftiliche evenly hardely hardliche hevyliche inly lifly liȝtliche lustfully mildeliche myghtely newely poverly swyftely treoweliche tymely vnwisely wislike