English word admit comes from Latin admittere.
Admit detailed word origin explanation
|admittere || Latin (lat) || |
|amettre || Old French (842-ca. 1400) (fro) || |
|amitten || Middle English (1100-1500) (enm) || |
|admit || English (eng) ||(intransitive) To give warrant or allowance, to grant opportunity or permission (+ of).. (transitive) To allow (one) to enter on an office or to enjoy a privilege; to recognize as qualified for a franchise.. (transitive) To allow to enter a hospital or similar facility for treatment.. (transitive) To allow to enter; to grant entrance, whether into a place, or into the mind, or consideration; [...] |
Words with the same origin as admit