astronaute etymology

French word astronaute comes from French astro- (Astro-.), French -naute

Detailed word origin of astronaute

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
astro- French (fra) Astro-.
-naute French (fra)
astronaute French (fra) Astronaut (a member of the crew of a spaceship or other spacecraft, or someone trained for that purpose).

Words with the same origin as astronaute

Descendants of astro-
astroarchéologie astrobiologie astrochimie astrochimique astrogéologie astrologue astrolâtrie astromatériau astrométrie astronef astronome astronomie astronomique astroparticule astrophotographe astrophotographie astrophysicien astrophysique astrosismologie astrosphère radioastronome radioastronomie
Descendants of -naute
aéronaute cosmonaute internaute psychonaute