English word extension comes from Latin extendo, Latin extentio (Extension (act of extending).).
Extension detailed word origin explanation
|extendo || Latin (lat) ||I enlarge or increase. I extend, prolong or continue. I stretch or thrust out. |
|extentio || Latin (lat) ||Extension (act of extending). |
|extensio || Latin (lat) ||Extension, stretching. Swelling, tumour. |
|estension || Old French (fro) || |
|extension || English (eng) ||(banking, finance) A written engagement on the part of a creditor, allowing a debtor further time to pay a debt.. (computing) A file extension.. (computing) An optional software component that adds functionality to an application.. (fencing) A simple offensive action, consisting of extending the weapon arm forward.. (grammar) A kind of derivative morpheme applied to verbs in Bantu [...] |
Words with the same origin as extension