deriven etymology

Middle English word deriven comes from Latin ex, e (A name of the letter X. (+ ablative) out of, from.), Latin rivus

Detailed word origin of deriven

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ex, e Latin (lat) A name of the letter X. (+ ablative) out of, from.
rivus Latin (lat) (figuratively, of a liquid) A stream.. A gutter.. A small stream (of water); brook, stream.. An artificial watercourse; channel, conduit, canal.
derivare Latin (lat)
deriver Old French (fro)
deriven Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as deriven

Descendants of ex, e
aleggen aleyen awarden condescenden decenden declinacioun declinen descriven deserven despect despit dessendaunte dett diffinicioun edycte escusen example exciten excusen ischewe issue sample sewer sluse