amiante etymology

French word amiante comes from Ancient Greek ἀ-, Ancient Greek μιαίνω

Detailed word origin of amiante

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ἀ- Ancient Greek (grc)
μιαίνω Ancient Greek (grc)
ἀμίαντος Ancient Greek (grc)
amiantus Latin (lat)
amiante French (fra) Asbestos.

Words with the same origin as amiante

Descendants of ἀ-
abysse abîme accide aimant ambroisie anacoluthe anecdote apathie apeiron aphasie asymptote athée athéisme athéiste atome atomique atomiser atrophie azote azotique diamant désamianter frégate heptatomicité