assis etymology

French word assis comes from Latin ad ((direction) toward, to, on, up to, for.), Latin ad- (To.)

Detailed word origin of assis

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ad Latin (lat) (direction) toward, to, on, up to, for.
ad- Latin (lat) To.
sedeo Latin (lat) I hold or hang fast or firm; I am established. I keep the field, remain encamped. I settle or sink down, subside. I sit in an official seat; sit in council or court, hold court, preside. I sit still; remain, tarry, stay, abide, linger, loiter; sit around. I sit, I am seated.
assessus Latin (lat) A sitting beside someone.
assis French (fra) Sat, sat down, seated.

Words with the same origin as assis

Descendants of ad
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Descendants of ad-
accepter accident apparemment appeler apprendre arrêter assurer avocat faire