English word fix comes from Proto-Germanic *fuhsaz (Fox.), Italian figere, Proto-Germanic - injō.

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Fix detailed word origin explanation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*fuhsaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Fox.
figere Italian (ita)
- injō Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
figo Latin (lat) I drive nails. I fasten, fix. I transfix, pierce.
*fuhsinjō Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Vixen.
fixe Old French (842-ca. 1400) (fro)
fyxe Old English (ca. 450-1100) (ang)
fyxen Old English (ca. 450-1100) (ang)
*fixer Old French (842-ca. 1400) (fro)
fixen Middle English (1100-1500) (enm)
fix English (eng) (US) fettlings (mixture used to line a furnace). (informal) A single dose of an addictive drug administered to a drug user.. A determination of location.. A difficult situation; a quandary or dilemma.. A prearrangement of the outcome of a supposedly competitive process, such as a sporting event, a game, an election, a trial, or a bid.. A repair or corrective action. (intransitive) To become [...]

Words with the same origin as fix

Descendants of *fuhsaz
fox foxy
Descendants of - injō