attentat etymology

French word attentat comes from French -at, French attenter ((followed by the preposition à) to assault.)

Detailed word origin of attentat

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-at French (fra) -at usually denotes an action or a result of an action, like in.
attenter French (fra) (followed by the preposition à) to assault.
attentat French (fra) Attack, assault (illegal act of violence toward another).

Words with the same origin as attentat

Descendants of -at
anonymat archontat artisanat assassinat assignat bénévolat califat crachat eunuchat habitat internat laïcat mannequinat orphelinat partenariat pensionnat prolétariat quinquennat sultanat syndicaliste syndicat syndiquer vicariat volontariat