absent etymology

French word absent comes from Latin sum ((copulative) I am, exist, have (with dative).), Latin ab

Detailed word origin of absent

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
sum Latin (lat) (copulative) I am, exist, have (with dative).
ab Latin (lat) (source of action or event) by, of. (time) after, since. At, on, in. From, away from, out of.
absum Latin (lat) I am away, I am absent, I am distant.
absentem Latin (lat)
absent French (fra) Absent. Absent-minded Absentee; missing person.

Words with the same origin as absent

Descendants of sum
absence bien-être c'est entité essence fût impossible impotent possibilisme possibilité possible potence pouvoir preux prouesse prude présent présenter puissamment puissant sans sans-culotte sens être
Descendants of ab
avancer avant aversif aversion avertir aveugle devant pendule