umbeloken etymology

Middle English word umbeloken comes from Old English locian (To look.)

Detailed word origin of umbeloken

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
locian Old English (ang) To look.
ymblōcian Old English (ang)
umbeloken Middle English (enm) (intransitive) to look around; take heed; pay attention. (transitive) to guard against. (transitive) to pay attention to; consider.

Words with the same origin as umbeloken

Descendants of locian
loken