addition etymology

French word addition comes from Latin addo

Detailed word origin of addition

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
addo Latin (lat) I acquire.. I add.. I bring or add to; annex, augment.. I put, place, lay a person or thing to another.
additionis Latin (lat)
addition French (fra) Addition (act of adding; thing added; in arithmetic). Bill (UK), check (US) (in a restaurant, etc).