aujourd'hui etymology

French word aujourd'hui comes from Latin hoc, Latin dies, Latin die (("day").), Middle French auiourd'huy (Today.)

Detailed word origin of aujourd'hui

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
hoc Latin (lat) (with accusative) for this reason.. (with dative) hither, to this place.
dies Latin (lat) (often in the feminine) A set day: a date, an appointment.. A day, particularly:. A solar or sidereal day of about 24 hours, especially (historical) Roman dates reckoned from one midnight to the next.. Daytime: a period of light between sunrise and sunset.
die Latin (lat) ("day").
auiourd'huy Middle French (frm) Today.
hodie Latin (lat) Today.
*oie Vulgar Latin (la-vul)
hui Old French (fro) Today.
aujourd'hui French (fra)

Words with the same origin as aujourd'hui

Descendants of hoc
ce hui
Descendants of dies
après-midi jeudi lundi mardi mercredi midi méridien méridional toudis vendredi