coloniser etymology

French word coloniser comes from French colonie (Colony.), French -iser (-ise/-ize.)

Detailed word origin of coloniser

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
colonie French (fra) Colony.
-iser French (fra) -ise/-ize.
coloniser French (fra) To colonise.

Words with the same origin as coloniser

Descendants of colonie
colonisateur
Descendants of -iser
brutaliser caraméliser civilisation commercialiser concrétiser focaliser localiser légaliser moderniser monopoliser mémoriser officialiser rationaliser relativiser ridiculiser rivaliser sensibilisation socialiser sodomiser sponsoriser spécialiser valoriser verbaliser économiser