upcomen etymology

Middle English word upcomen comes from Tocharian B come, Old English ūp-, and later Proto-Indo-European *gʷm̥sḱéti (To be walking. To come, to be coming.)

Detailed word origin of upcomen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
come Tocharian B (txb)
ūp- Old English (ang)
*gʷm̥sḱéti Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) To be walking. To come, to be coming.
*gʷémt Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) To arrive. To step, to take a step.
*gʷegʷóme Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) To have the feet planted, to stand steady.
*furþa- Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
coman Old English (ang)
ūpcuman Old English (ang)
upcuman Old English (ang) To come up, arise.
upcomen Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as upcomen

Descendants of come
anter bas comande comen comynge conventicle conventicule covent cume elacioun oncume poppe quemen the to tocoming today tofore togedere tomorn upset wolcume wulcume ȝewethe ȝouthe
Descendants of ūp-
up- upbreiden upgang upgon upland