colliger etymology

French word colliger comes from Latin lego, Latin con-, Latin col- (With; together.), Spanish colligo, Latin ligo, English com- (The form of con- used before b, m, and p.), English legare, Dutch legere, Dutch col-

Detailed word origin of colliger

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
lego Latin (lat) I collect, gather, bring together. I choose, select, appoint. I read.
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.
col- Latin (lat) With; together.
colligo Spanish (spa)
ligo Latin (lat) I bandage, wrap around.. I tie, bind.. I unite. A hoe, mattock.
com- English (eng) The form of con- used before b, m, and p.
legare English (eng)
legere Dutch (nld)
col- Dutch (nld)
com- Latin (lat)
colligere Dutch (nld)
colligo Latin (lat) (in a reflexive sense) I collect or compose myself, recover my courage or resolution.. (of a number, chiefly, a distance) I amount or come to, extend; am reckoned (in a passive sense).. I gather, draw, bring or collect (together), assemble, pick up; contract, draw up, compress, concentrate; harvest.. I get, gain, acquire, produce, collect.. I make thick, thicken; bind or mass together.. I [...]
colliger French (fra) To collate. To compile.

Words with the same origin as colliger

Descendants of lego
accueil accueillir adoucir collecte collectif cueillir intellect intelligent intello lecteur leçon lire légion légume négligence négliger négligé recueillir religieux religion rougir élection élire élite élégance
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
Descendants of col-
chasseur-cueilleur collec collectivisme cueillaison cueillette cueilleur cueilleur-égreneur embellir enhardir obscurcir
Descendants of ligo
aller alliage alliance allier allure allée liaison lie lien lier ligue obligation obligatoire obliger obligé relier
Descendants of com-
combustibilité combustible combustion comparaison comparer conjoncture multicombustible