acatour etymology

Middle English word acatour comes from Latin capto, Latin ad ((direction) toward, to, on, up to, for.), Latin ad- (To.)

Detailed word origin of acatour

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
capto Latin (lat) (figuratively) I seek, aim at. I strive to seize, catch or grasp at.
ad Latin (lat) (direction) toward, to, on, up to, for.
ad- Latin (lat) To.
*accapto Latin (lat) (Alpine) I buy, purchase. (Iberian) I respect.
*accatto Latin (lat)
*accaptāre Vulgar Latin (la-vul)
achater Old French (fro) To buy; to purchase.
acatour Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as acatour

Descendants of capto
cacchen catour chacer chaser chasour
Descendants of ad
abbreviacioun abbreviaten abrood accusacion adewe admynistren adred adue affere aline aouren appetit approbacioun apreven aqueinten ariht assemblen asteorten asterten attent auntren avetrol prodige seuere tent
Descendants of ad-
a- abaishen abaisse abaten acceden acointen acuser adew adversitee adverten afere ajoinen amortisen apperen apperteinen aprochen ariven arresten asearch ashore availen