umbestunde etymology

Middle English word umbestunde comes from Old English ymbe (Around, about. Near, along.), Old English stund, Old English stunde

Detailed word origin of umbestunde

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ymbe Old English (ang) Around, about. Near, along.
stund Old English (ang) At once, forthwith, immediately A period of time, an hour; specifically, a division of the day probably equivalent to about three hours. Time, while.
stunde Old English (ang)
ymbe stunde Old English (ang)
umbe stunde Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as umbestunde

Descendants of ymbe
embe umbe umbe stunde umbestounde
Descendants of stund
stond stound