accepter etymology

French word accepter comes from Latin capio (I capture, seize, take. I take in, understand. I take on.), Latin ad- (To.), Old French accepter (To accept.)

Detailed word origin of accepter

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
capio Latin (lat) I capture, seize, take. I take in, understand. I take on.
ad- Latin (lat) To.
accepter Old French (fro) To accept.
accipio Latin (lat) I hear (of), learn (of). I receive, accept.
accepto Latin (lat) I submit to. I take, receive, accept (regularly). I understand, comprehend.
accepter French (fra) (transitive) to accept.

Words with the same origin as accepter

Descendants of capio
acceptable achat acheter autour cache caché capable capacité chasser conception déception décevoir exception excepté occupation occuper occupé participe prince principal recette recevoir réception récupérer
Descendants of ad-
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