atteindre etymology

French word atteindre comes from Latin attingo, and later Old French ataindre (To reach.)

Detailed word origin of atteindre

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
attingo Latin (lat) (in eating) I touch, taste.. I am contiguous to, lie near, border upon.. I am similar; I belong, relate or appertain to, concern.. I approach, reach, arrive at.. I assault; strike, attack.. I come in contact with, touch.. I mention slightly, touch upon.. I touch, affect, interest, reach.. I undertake, enter upon, engage in,.
*attangere Vulgar Latin (la-vul)
ataindre Old French (fro) To reach.
atteindre French (fra) To accomplish. To achieve. To attain. To reach.

Words with the same origin as atteindre

Descendants of attingo
atteignable atteignement