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French word énorme comes from Latin norma (A carpenter’s square. A norm, standard (rule, precept).), Latin evanescere, Latin -is (Suffixed to nouns in composition, forms adjectives.).

Énorme etymology history?

Énorme detailed word origin explanation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
norma Latin (lat) A carpenter’s square. A norm, standard (rule, precept).
evanescere Latin (lat)
-is Latin (lat) Suffixed to nouns in composition, forms adjectives.
enormis Latin (lat) Enormous, immense. Irregular, unusual.
enorme Middle French (frm) Enormous; huge; great.
énorme French (fra) Enormous, huge.

Words with the same origin as énorme

Descendants of norma
norme normique énormité
Descendants of -is
imberbe immune indemne inerte informe infâme travail