centenaire etymology

French word centenaire comes from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥ (Ten.)

Detailed word origin of centenaire

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*déḱm̥ Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Ten.
*ḱm̥tóm Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Hundred.
*kentom Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Hundred (100).
centum Latin (lat) (cardinal) a hundred; 100.
centenarius Latin (lat) Containing a hundred. Hundredfold.
centenaire French (fra) 100-year-old Centenarian (someone aged 100 years or more). Centenary (period of 100 years, to mark an anniversary). Centennial (100 year anniversary).

Words with the same origin as centenaire

Descendants of *déḱm̥
15e cenne cent centaine centime centième centurie dix dixième dizaine douzaine douze douzième doyen décembre hectare onze onzième pourcent quatorze quinze seize seizième treize