remarkable etymology

English word remarkable comes from English remark, English -able

Detailed word origin of remarkable

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
remark English (eng) (intransitive) To make a remark or remarks; to comment.. (transitive) To express in words or writing, as observed or noticed; to state; to say; -- often with a substantive clause. (transitive) To mark in a notable manner; to distinguish clearly; to make noticeable or conspicuous; to point out.. (transitive) To take notice of, or to observe, mentally. (engraving) Alternative form of remarque. [...]
-able English (eng) Able to be done; fit to be done.. An adjectival suffix; forms adjectives meaning:. Due to be.. Giving, or inclined to.. Relevant to or suitable to, in accordance with.. Subject to.
remarkable English (eng) Worthy of being remarked or noticed; noticeable. Uncommon; unusual.

Words with the same origin as remarkable

Descendants of -able
accountable available dependable disposable enjoyable fashionable lovable predictable regrettable valuable