anticipation etymology

French word anticipation comes from Latin anticipo (I surpass, excel.. I take or get before; anticipate.)

Detailed word origin of anticipation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
anticipo Latin (lat) I surpass, excel.. I take or get before; anticipate.
anticipatio Latin (lat) Anticipation. Preconception.
anticipation French (fra) Anticipation.

Words with the same origin as anticipation

Descendants of anticipo
anticipateur anticipatoire anticiper