asset etymology

English word asset comes from Latin ad ((direction) toward, to, on, up to, for.), Latin satis (Adequately, sufficiently Enough, filled, plenty.)

Detailed word origin of asset

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ad Latin (lat) (direction) toward, to, on, up to, for.
satis Latin (lat) Adequately, sufficiently Enough, filled, plenty.
*ad satis Latin (lat) To sufficiency.
assez Old French (fro)
asetz Anglo-Norman (xno)
asset English (eng) (espionage) intelligence asset. (slang, vulgar, usually, in the plural) private parts; a woman's breasts or buttocks, or a man's genitalia.. (software) Any component, model, process or framework of value that can be leveraged or reused.. Something or someone of any value; any portion of one's property or effects so considered.

Words with the same origin as asset

Descendants of ad
aboard accent according accused affair agree agreement alien alley appear approach around arrive aside asleep assault attempt attend attention available huge round size tend tent
Descendants of satis
assets season seasonal soul