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English word durant comes from Proto-Indo-European *derw-, Latin -one(-onem|m), Proto-Indo-European *dewǝ-, and later Latin duro (I harden, make hard. I last or endure.).

Durant etymology ?

Durant detailed word origin explanation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*derw- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
-one(-onem|m) Latin (lat)
*dewǝ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) to tie to, secure
durus Latin (lat) Hard, rough (of a touch). Hardy, vigorous. Harsh (of a taste). Oppressive, severe. Unyielding, unfeeling, stern.
duro Latin (lat) I harden, make hard. I last or endure.
durer Old French (fro) To last (for).
durer French (fra) To last (for).
durant French (fra) During, while.
durant English (eng)

Words with the same origin as durant

Descendants of *derw-
distrust entrust trust trusting trustworthy
Descendants of *dewǝ-
during endure