betides

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English be- + tide(time) + -s. Compare Saterland Frisian bietiede(from time to time; now and then), Swedish bitti(early (in the day)).

Adverb[edit]

betides (not comparable)

  1. At any early period.

Etymology 2[edit]

See betide.

Verb[edit]

betides

  1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of betide