wiþ-

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Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old English wiþ ‎(against). More at with, with-

Prefix[edit]

wiþ-

  1. against, opposed to, counter to
    wiþhabban ‎(to oppose, resist)
    wiþcēosan ‎(to reject, "with-choose")
  2. away, off
    wiþhogian ‎(to disregard, ignore)
    wiþfaran ‎(to go off, escape)
  3. again, back
    wiþferian ‎(rescue, redeem)
  4. (perfective prefix) completely, fully, entirely
    wiþheardan ‎(to harden, solidify)

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