cigarette etymology

French word cigarette comes from French -ette, and later French cigare (Cigar.)

Detailed word origin of cigarette

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ette French (fra)
cigare French (fra) Cigar.
cigarette French (fra) Cigarette.

Words with the same origin as cigarette

Descendants of -ette
allumette boulette braguette branlette camionnette casquette cassette chaussette cigare couchette cuvette devinette fillette fourchette fourgonnette gâchette lunette mallette manchette mauviette oreillette roulette serviette sœurette