up- etymology

Middle English word up- comes from Old English ūp-, Old English up- (Heavenly, from above; upper. Up, upward.)

Detailed word origin of up-

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ūp- Old English (ang)
up- Old English (ang) Heavenly, from above; upper. Up, upward.
up- Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as up-

Descendants of ūp-
upbreiden upcomen upgang upgon upland