posen etymology

Middle English word posen comes from Ancient Greek παύω, and later Latin pausa (A pause, halt, stop, cessation, end.)

Detailed word origin of posen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
παύω Ancient Greek (grc)
παῦσις Ancient Greek (grc)
pausa Latin (lat) A pause, halt, stop, cessation, end.
pausāre Vulgar Latin (la-vul)
poser Old French (fro) To put; to place. To rest; to recover; to recuperate. To suggest; to propose.
posen Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as posen

Descendants of παύω
proponen supposen suppositorie