umgangen etymology

Middle English word umgangen comes from Proto-Germanic *umbi ((with accusative) around, about.), Proto-Germanic *ganganą (To go, walk, step.)

Detailed word origin of umgangen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*umbi Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) (with accusative) around, about.
*ganganą Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) To go, walk, step.
gangan Old English (ang) To go. To turn out.
*umbiganganą Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) To go about, go around.
ymbgangan Old English (ang) To go around, about, or through.. To surround, encompass.
umgangen Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as umgangen

Descendants of *umbi
embe embe- umbe umbe stunde umbe- umbeclosen umbedelven umbegang umbegangen umbegon umbelappen umbelien umben umbesetten umbeshinen umbestounde umbestunde umbethenken umbethinken umbhōn umbsheuen umbsitten umbthringan umgang umthinken
Descendants of *ganganą
forganger gang gangen genge gong gongen gyng gynge ingang misgang upgang