advertisement etymology

English word advertisement comes from Middle French (ca. 1400-1600) advertissement (Short notice calling for attention. Short preface. Warning.)

Detailed word origin of advertisement

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
advertissement Middle French (ca. 1400-1600) (frm) Short notice calling for attention. Short preface. Warning.
advertisement English (eng) (marketing) A commercial solicitation designed to sell some commodity, service or similar.. A public notice.. A recommendation of a particular product, service or person.

Words with the same origin as advertisement

Descendants of advertissement
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