vantage etymology

English word vantage comes from English advantage

Detailed word origin of vantage

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
advantage English (eng) (countable) Any condition, circumstance, opportunity or means, particularly favorable to success, or to any desired end.. (countable, uncountable) Superiority of state, or that which gives it; benefit; gain; profit. (obsolete) Superiority; mastery; — used with of to specify its nature or with over to specify the other party.. (soccer) The continuation of the game after a foul against the [...]
vantage Middle English (enm)
vantage English (eng) (obsolete, transitive) To profit; to aid. (dated, tennis) (score after deuce). A place or position affording a good view; a vantage point.. A superior or more favorable situation or opportunity; gain; profit; advantage.. An advantage.