Din engleza medie aboute(n) < engleza veche abūtan, onbūtan, Compus din on + būtan ("afară").
- AFI: /əˈbaʊt/
- The story is actually about a single mother.
- Have you much money about you?
- împrejur, în toate părțile
- The pamphlets were handed about the cafés.
- în jur de, aproximativ
- It was about this time yesterday that I saw the car leave the garage.
- It was about this high.