commode etymology

French word commode comes from Latin modus

Detailed word origin of commode

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
modus Latin (lat) (grammar) mood, mode. Bound, limit. Manner, method, way. Measure.
commodus Latin (lat) Commodious, suitable, useful. Convenient. Opportune, timely. Pleasant, friendly.
commode French (fra) Convenient (of or pertaining to convenience; simple; easy; expedient).

Words with the same origin as commode

Descendants of modus
Modeste accommoder combien comme incommoder mode moderne modernité modification modifier modiste module modérateur modération modérer moulage moule moyeu muid ultramoderne