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English word jeopardy comes from Old French jeu parti.

Jeopardy etymology ?

Jeopardy detailed word origin explanation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
jeu parti Old French (fro)
jeopartie Middle English (enm)
jeopardy English (eng) (transitive, archaic) To jeopardize; to endanger. Danger of loss, harm, or failure.

Words with the same origin as jeopardy

Descendants of jeu parti