scipian

Old EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Variant of sċippan, sċieppan (to form; shape).

VerbEdit

sċipian

  1. Alternative form of sċieppian
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Etymology 2Edit

From Proto-Germanic *skipōną (to arrange, equip), from Proto-Germanic *skipą (ship). Cognate with Old Frisian skipia (to arrange, order, ship, embark), Old Norse skipa (to arrange, set up).

VerbEdit

sċipian

  1. to put into order, to arrange, equip
  2. to make shipshape, to man and ready a ship
  3. to take ship; board a ship; embark
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DescendantsEdit
  • Middle English: schippen, schipen
    • English: ship (verb)

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