arrive etymology

English word arrive comes from Latin ad ((direction) toward, to, on, up to, for.), Latin ripa (Bank (of a river). Shore (of the sea).)

Detailed word origin of arrive

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ad Latin (lat) (direction) toward, to, on, up to, for.
ripa Latin (lat) Bank (of a river). Shore (of the sea).
*arrīpare Late Latin (LL)
ariver Old French (842-ca. 1400) (fro) To arrive (at a destination).
ariven Middle English (1100-1500) (enm)
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.

Words with the same origin as arrive

Descendants of ad
aboard accent according accused affair agree agreement alien alley appear approach around aside asleep assault attempt attend attention available huge round size tend tent
Descendants of ripa
arrival ripe river riverside