wene etymology

Middle English word wene comes from Proto-Indo-European *wā-, Proto-Indo-European *Hwenh₁-, and later Proto-Germanic *wēniz (Belief. Hope, expectation.)

Detailed word origin of wene

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*wā- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*Hwenh₁- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*wēniz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Belief. Hope, expectation.
wēna Old English (ang)
wene Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as wene

Descendants of *wā-
Balduin Baldwin wandrien wen wenen wenne wine winly winn winnelich winsom winsum wonder wondirful wondrien wondrous wone wont woonted wound wunder wune wunliche wunsum
Descendants of *Hwenh₁-
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