constituer etymology

French word constituer comes from Latin con-, Latin statuo

Detailed word origin of constituer

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
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.
statuo Latin (lat) I decide, make up (my mind). I erect. I establish, determine, fix (the form or character of). I hold up, stop, end. I set up, station (in an upright position).
constituo Latin (lat) (with infinitive) I decide, resolve.. I set up, establish, confirm.
constituer French (fra) (reflexive) to build up. To constitute. To make up.

Words with the same origin as constituer

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 statuo
constitution destituer institut reconstituer restituer statuette statut