centime etymology

French word centime comes from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥ (Ten.), French cent ((cardinal) hundred.)

Detailed word origin of centime

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*déḱm̥ Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Ten.
cent French (fra) (cardinal) hundred.
*ḱm̥tóm Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Hundred.
*kentom Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Hundred (100).
centum Latin (lat) (cardinal) a hundred; 100.
centime French (fra) Cent (one-hundredth of a euro), eurocent. Centime (hundredth of a franc, coin).

Words with the same origin as centime

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