English word exception comes from Latin exceptio.
Exception detailed word origin explanation
|exceptio || Latin (lat) ||(by extension) An exception, restriction, limitation.. (legal) An exception or objection in law. |
|excepcion || Old French (fro) || |
|excepcioun || Anglo-Norman (xno) || |
|exception || English (eng) ||(computing) An interruption in normal processing, typically caused by an error condition, that can be handled by another part of the program.. (legal) An objection, on legal grounds; also, as in conveyancing, a clause by which the grantor excepts or reserves something before the right is transferred.. An objection; cavil; dissent; disapprobation; offense; cause of offense; — usually followed [...] |