proponen etymology

Middle English word proponen comes from Latin pro, Latin pro-, Norman poser, Latin pausa (A pause, halt, stop, cessation, end.)

Detailed word origin of proponen

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
pro Latin (lat) About. According to. As befitting. As, like. Before. For. In front, instead of. On behalf of.
pro- Latin (lat) (prefixed to verbs of utterance) in place of, on behalf of. (temporally) prior, fore-. Action directed forward or in front. Advantage. Bringing into being, forth, or into the open. Downward and forward movement. Forward direction, forward movement. Prominence.
poser Norman (nrf)
pausa Latin (lat) A pause, halt, stop, cessation, end.
pausāre Vulgar Latin (la-vul)
pauso Latin (lat) I halt, cease, pause.. I rest in the grave.
pauso Vulgar Latin (la-vul)
posar Catalan (cat) (of medication or cosmetics) to apply. To put, to place. To set.
poser Old French (fro) To put; to place. To rest; to recover; to recuperate. To suggest; to propose.
poser French (fra) (transitive) to ask (a question). (transitive) to install, fit. (transitive) to land (a plane). (transitive) to lay, place. (transitive) to stop carrying, to put down (something or somebody).
propono Latin (lat) (Ecclesiastical Latin) I designate.. I declare.. I make known.. I propose.. I set forth.
proposer Old French (fro) To place on top of. To propose (offer).
proposer French (fra) To propose (offer). To propose, suggest.
proponen Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as proponen

Descendants of pro
processioun profit proporcion proscriben proscripcion protesten pur purpos purposen
Descendants of pro-
purloynen youhthe youthe ȝeoȝuthe ȝewethe ȝouthe ȝuwethe ȝuȝethe
Descendants of pausa
posen supposen suppositorie