uniform etymology

English word uniform comes from French uniforme (A uniform Uniform (unvarying).)

Detailed word origin of uniform

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
uniforme French (fra) A uniform Uniform (unvarying).
uniform English (eng) A distinctive outfit that serves to identify members of a group.. A uniformed police officer (as opposed to a detective).. Phonetic equivalent for the letter U in the ICAO spelling alphabet, informally known as the NATO phonetic alphabet. (geometry) (of a polyhedron) That is isogonal and whose faces are regular polygons; (of an n-dimensional (n3) polytope) that is isogonal and whose bounding [...]