frisieren etymology

German word frisieren comes from Latin frigium, Frankish *frīs

Detailed word origin of frisieren

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
frigium Latin (lat)
*frīs Frankish (frk)
frisium Malayalam (mal)
frise Old French (fro)
frise Middle French (frm)
friser Middle French (frm)
friser French (fra) (figuratively) to just miss. To buzz. To curl. To graze, to pass by barely touching. To skip, to print double.
frisieren German (deu) To dress the hair. To fudge, to cook (books).