schewen

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Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old English scēawian, from Proto-West Germanic *skawwōn, from Proto-Germanic *skawwōną, from Proto-Indo-European *(s)kewh₁-.

Alternative forms[edit]

Verb[edit]

schewen (third-person singular simple present scheweth, present participle schewende, schewynge, first-/third-person singular past indicative and past participle schewed)

  1. to show (bring to the attention of others)
Conjugation[edit]
Descendants[edit]
  • English: show (archaic shew)
  • Scots: shaw, shaa

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

schewen

  1. Alternative form of sowen (to sow)