cognat etymology

French word cognat comes from Latin natus ((of plants) growth, growing. Son. Son, birth, age, years.), Latin con-

Detailed word origin of cognat

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
natus Latin (lat) (of plants) growth, growing. Son. Son, birth, age, years.
con- Latin (lat) Used in compounds to indicate a being or bringing together of several objects. Used in compounds to indicate the completeness, perfecting of any act, and thus gives intensity to the signification of the simple word.
cognatus Latin (lat) (figuratively) related, connected, like, similar. (substantive) a blood relation, blood relative, kinsman. Brother or sister; sibling. Related by blood, kindred.
cognat French (fra)

Words with the same origin as cognat

Descendants of natus
Noël Noëlle Père Noël aîné joyeux Noël natal natif nation nativité nature naïf naïve noël puisné puîné
Descendants of con-
combat commencer commun complet complètement comprendre compris compter concours conduire conduit connaissance connaître connu conseil construire contact contrat convaincre costume coucher couché couple cousin découvert