geþencan

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ġe- +‎ þenċan. Cognate with Old Saxon githenkian, Old High German gidenken (German gedenken).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ġeþenċan

  1. to remember, bethink, consider
  2. to conceive, perceive, reflect upon, bear in mind
  3. to devise, invent, excogitate, design
  4. to determine, resolve, mean

Conjugation[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Middle English: ȝeþencen, iþenchen, ithenchen