agenouiller etymology

French word agenouiller comes from French genou (Knee. Lap.), French -er (Forms infinitives of first-conjugation verbs.), French a-

Detailed word origin of agenouiller

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
genou French (fra) Knee. Lap.
-er French (fra) Forms infinitives of first-conjugation verbs.
a- French (fra) A prefix forming words, especially verbs, that denote entering a state, making progress toward a goal, or the like. A-, non-, -less.
agenouiller French (fra) (reflexive, s'agenouiller) to kneel (down).

Words with the same origin as agenouiller

Descendants of -er
avaler calmer collier dégueulasse dépenser embrasser filmer fonction garder habiller journée nuit partager placer profiter raisonnable regard risque règlement régler réglé suicider tarder taré tester
Descendants of a-
aborder accoucher accouplement accoupler affaiblir affaire allonger amener apaiser apitoyer arrivant arriver arrivée assommer attarder atterrir attraper déshabiller déshabillé rattrapage rattraper rhabiller