bye etymology

French word bye comes from English good

Detailed word origin of bye

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
good English (eng) That is good; an elliptical exclamation of satisfaction or commendation. (US) Satisfied or at ease. (colloquial) With "and", extremely.. (obsolete) Real; actual; serious.. (of capabilities). (of food). (of people). (of properties and qualities). (of quantities). Able to be depended on for the discharge of obligations incurred; of unimpaired credit.. Acting in the interest of what is [...]
goodbye English (eng) To say goodbye; to wish somebody farewell on parting. An utterance of goodbye, the wishing of farewell to someone. Farewell; a formula used to another person or persons when the speaker, writer, or person addressed is departing.
bye French (fra) Bye.