Olden vs Yolden - What's the difference?

olden | yolden |


As verbs the difference between olden and yolden

is that olden is to grow old; age; assume an older appearance or character; become affected by age while yolden is (obsolete) past participle of (l).

As an adjective olden

is from or relating to a previous era.

olden

English

Etymology 1

From .

Adjective

(-)
  • From or relating to a previous era.
  • * Cole Porter, Anything Goes
  • In olden days a glimpse of stocking was looked on as something shocking. Now heaven knows, anything goes.
  • Old; ancient.
  • * 1857 , Martha Griffith Browne, Autobiography of a Female Slave (page 347)
  • We told over the story of past sufferings, and renewed olden vows of devotion.
    English adjectives ending in -en

    Etymology 2

    From .

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • To grow old; age; assume an older appearance or character; become affected by age.
  • Anagrams

    * ---- ==Norwegian Bokmål==

    Noun

    (nb-noun-m1)
  • mast (tree fruit, nut)
  • yolden

    English

    Verb

    (head)
  • (obsolete) past participle of (l).