bassesse etymology

French word bassesse comes from French bas (Stocking Bass. Low Lower end; bottom, foot Low.), French -esse

Detailed word origin of bassesse

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
bas French (fra) Stocking Bass. Low Lower end; bottom, foot Low.
-esse French (fra) -ess (female form) Used to form nouns describing the condition of being something (-ness, -ity, etc.).
bassesse French (fra) (pejorative) quality of being of low, unnoble birth. Baseness, lowness. Something trivial.

Words with the same origin as bassesse

Descendants of bas
Bas-Canada balèvre
Descendants of -esse
Suissesse allégresse comtesse déesse délicatesse gentillesse gonzesse grossesse ivresse jeunesse justesse négresse poétesse princesse prêtresse richesse sagesse seigneuresse souplesse tendresse tigresse vieillesse vitesse ânesse