-ible etymology

French word -ible comes from Latin -ibilis (-able; able or worthy to be (the recipient of an action).)

Detailed word origin of -ible

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ibilis Latin (lat) -able; able or worthy to be (the recipient of an action).
-ible French (fra) -ible.

Words with the same origin as -ible

Descendants of -ibilis
circonscriptible compressible crédibilité crédible enfant terrible explosible horrible incompressibilité incompressible indiffusible intervertible invisibilité irascible lisibilité lisible possible prévoir réflexible répréhensible submersible terrible terriblement visibilité visible