ambroisie etymology

French word ambroisie comes from Ancient Greek βροτός, Proto-Indo-European *n̥- (Not, un-.), Proto-Indo-European *mr̥twós, Ancient Greek ἀμβροσίᾱ

Detailed word origin of ambroisie

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
βροτός Ancient Greek (grc)
*n̥- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Not, un-.
*mr̥twós Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
ἀμβροσίᾱ Ancient Greek (grc)
ἀ- Ancient Greek (grc)
*n̥mr̥tós Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Immortal.
ἄμβροτος Ancient Greek (grc)
ἀμβροσία Ancient Greek (grc)
ambrosia Latin (lat) An antidote to a poison.. The food of the gods; ambrosia.. The plant, artemisia, of the genus Artemisia.. The unguent of the gods.
ambroisie French (fra) (Greek & Roman Mythology) ambrosia. Ambrosia, a food with a delicious flavour.

Words with the same origin as ambroisie

Descendants of *n̥-
allumer changé diamant embrasser emploi emporter empêcher enfant enfermer engager enlever enlèvement ennemi enseigner entendre entier envers envie impossible incendie incroyable innocent inquiet inquiète installer
Descendants of *mr̥twós
amortir malemort mort trompe-la-mort