arrival etymology

English word arrival comes from English arrive, English -al

Detailed word origin of arrival

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
arrive English (eng) (intransitive) To come; said of time.. (intransitive) To happen or occur.. (intransitive) To obtain a level of success or fame.. (intransitive, copulative) To reach; to get to a certain place.. (intransitive, obsolete) To bring to shore.. (transitive, archaic) To reach; to come to.
-al English (eng) (organic chemistry) Forms the names of aldehydes. Forming nouns, especially of verbal action.. Of or pertaining to. Adjectival suffix appended to various words, often nouns, to make an adjective form. Often added to words of Latin origin, but used with other words also.
arrival English (eng) The act of arriving or something that has arrived.. The attainment of an objective, especially as a result of effort.

Words with the same origin as arrival

Descendants of -al
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