advancement etymology

English word advancement comes from Old French (842-ca. 1400) avancement (Advantage.)

Detailed word origin of advancement

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
avancement Old French (842-ca. 1400) (fro) Advantage.
avancement Middle English (1100-1500) (enm)
advancement English (eng) (legal) Property given, usually by a parent to a child, in advance of a future distribution.. An advance of money or value; payment in advance.. The act of advancing, ; promotion to a higher place or dignity. The state of being advanced.