compris etymology

French word compris comes from Latin comprehendo

Detailed word origin of compris

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
comprehendo Latin (lat) (Late Latin, of medicines) I combine, unite.. (figuratively) I comprehend by sense of sight, perceive, observe, see.. (figuratively) I comprehend someone in affection, embrace with kindness, bind or put under obligation.. (figuratively) I comprehend something by the mind, understand, perceive, grasp, comprehend.. (figuratively) I include or comprehend in words, comprise in discourse, [...]
comprehensus Latin (lat)
comprensus Latin (lat)
compris French (fra) Included. Understood.

Words with the same origin as compris

Descendants of comprehendo
comprenable comprendre compréhensible compréhension