English word move comes from Old French mouver, Old French moveir ((Anglo-Norman, early).), Anglo-Norman mover.
Move detailed word origin explanation
|mouver || Old French (fro) || |
|moveir || Old French (fro) ||(Anglo-Norman, early). |
|mover || Anglo-Norman (xno) || |
|meven || Middle English (enm) || |
|move || English (eng) ||(intransitive) To act; to take action; to begin to act. (intransitive) To change place or posture; to go, in any manner, from one place or position to another.. (intransitive, chess, and other games) To change the place of a piece in accordance with the rules of the game.. (law, transitive, intransitive) To request an action from the court.. (transitive) To arouse the feelings or passions [...] |
Words with the same origin as move