afere etymology

Middle English word afere comes from Latin ad ((direction) toward, to, on, up to, for.), Latin facere, Old French a-

Detailed word origin of afere

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ad Latin (lat) (direction) toward, to, on, up to, for.
facere Latin (lat)
a- Old French (fro) (by extension) indicating a change of state. Indicating movement towards something. Intensifying prefix.
faire Old French (fro) To do.
afaire Old French (fro) Character; disposition. Problem; difficulty. Situation; event.
affere Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as afere

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 facere
-ifien affect affecten amplifyen face facioun faisible modifien perfit profit testifien
Descendants of a-
abaisen abaishen abaisse abassen abesse abetement abetten abutten adaunten adressen affeeble amusen attournen avisen