- beginning with
- in distinction to
- starting from
Idioms, Phrasal Verbs Related to From
- from away
Origin of From
From Middle English from (“from”), from Old English from, fram (“forward, from”), from Proto-Germanic *fram (“forward, from, away”), from Proto-Indo-European *pr-, *pro-, *perəm-, *prom- (“forth, forward”), from *por- (“forward, through”). Cognate with Old Saxon fram (“from”) and Old High German fram (“from”), Danish frem (“forth, forward”), Danish fra (“from”), Swedish fram (“forth, forward”), Swedish från (“from”), Icelandic fram (“forward, on”), Icelandic frá (“from”), Albanian pre, prej. More at fro.
Middle English from Old English fram forward, from per1 in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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