achat etymology

French word achat comes from Latin capto, Latin ad ((direction) toward, to, on, up to, for.), Latin ad- (To.)

Detailed word origin of achat

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
capto Latin (lat) (figuratively) I seek, aim at. I strive to seize, catch or grasp at.
ad Latin (lat) (direction) toward, to, on, up to, for.
ad- Latin (lat) To.
*accapto Latin (lat) (Alpine) I buy, purchase. (Iberian) I respect.
*accatto Latin (lat)
*accaptāre Vulgar Latin (la-vul)
achater Old French (fro) To buy; to purchase.
achat French (fra) Buy, purchase.

Words with the same origin as achat

Descendants of capto
achetable acheter cache cachot caché captation capter capteur catch catcheur chassable chasser pourchasser
Descendants of ad
accès affaire affronter afin aller alliance allée alors amener apporter après arrive arrière asseoir assez assis atteindre attendre attention avenir aventure dos dossier à
Descendants of ad-
accepter accident apparemment appeler apprendre arrêter assurer avocat faire