Africain etymology

French word Africain comes from French Afrique (Africa.), French -ain

Detailed word origin of Africain

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
Afrique French (fra) Africa.
-ain French (fra) Indicates the old oblique case (cas régime) of certain nouns.. Suffix used to form demonyms, both nouns (uppercase) and adjectives (lowercase).
Africain French (fra) An African person.

Words with the same origin as Africain

Descendants of Afrique
Françafrique
Descendants of -ain
Albertain Cagliaritain Costaricain Jamaïcain Manitobain Marocain Porto-Ricain Roumain Sud-Africain albertain armoricain cagliaritain costaricain diocésain jamaïcain manitobain marocain montpelliérain naissain porto-ricain putain quatrain riverain toulousain