remove etymology

English word remove comes from Old French (842-ca. 1400) remouvoir

Detailed word origin of remove

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
remouvoir Old French (842-ca. 1400) (fro)
removeir Old French (842-ca. 1400) (fro)
remover Anglo-Norman (xno)
removen Middle English (1100-1500) (enm)
remove English (eng) (British) (at some public schools) A division of the school, especially the form prior to last. (archaic) Removing a dish at a meal in order to replace it with the next course, a dish thus replaced, or the replacement.. (dated) The transfer of one's home or business to another place; a move.. A step or gradation (as in the phrase "at one remove"). Distance in time or space; interval.. The [...]

Words with the same origin as remove

Descendants of remouvoir
removal