100 etymology

French word 100 comes from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥ (Ten.)

Detailed word origin of 100

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*déḱm̥ Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Ten.
*ḱm̥tóm Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Hundred.
*kentom Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Hundred (100).
centum Latin (lat) (cardinal) a hundred; 100.
cent Old French (fro) One hundred.
cent Middle French (frm)
cent French (fra) (money) cent (one-hundredth of a dollar or of a euro) (cardinal) hundred.
100 French (fra) (internet slang, text messaging).

Words with the same origin as 100

Descendants of *déḱm̥
15e cenne cent centaine centenaire centime centième centurie dix dixième dizaine douzaine douze douzième doyen décembre hectare onze onzième pourcent quatorze quinze seize seizième treize