agree etymology

English word agree comes from Latin ad ((direction) toward, to, on, up to, for.), Latin gratum, Old French (842-ca. 1400) a-

Detailed word origin of agree

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ad Latin (lat) (direction) toward, to, on, up to, for.
gratum Latin (lat)
a- Old French (842-ca. 1400) (fro) (by extension) indicating a change of state. Indicating movement towards something. Intensifying prefix.
gré Old French (842-ca. 1400) (fro)
a gré French (fra)
agreer Old French (842-ca. 1400) (fro) To please; to be pleasing to.
agree English (eng) (intransitive) To be conformable; to resemble; to coincide; to correspond.. (intransitive) To harmonize in opinion, statement, or action; to be in unison or concord; to be or become united or consistent; to concur.. (intransitive) To make a stipulation by way of settling differences or determining a price; to exchange promises; to come to terms or to a common resolve; to promise.. [...]

Words with the same origin as agree

Descendants of ad
aboard accent according accused affair agreement alien alley appear approach around arrive aside asleep assault attempt attend attention available huge round size tend tent
Descendants of gratum
disagree disagreement
Descendants of a-
accompany accomplish accomplished accomplishment address advise advisor amuse amusement arraignment assure attire attorney avenge await tyre