contre- etymology

French word contre- comes from Latin cum (With.)

Detailed word origin of contre-

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
cum Latin (lat) With.
contra Latin (lat) Across from, opposite. Against Against. Contrary to. In return, back. Opposite to. Otherwise.
contre- French (fra) Counter-, anti-.

Words with the same origin as contre-

Descendants of cum
cache commencer commun complètement comprendre compris compter conduire conduit connaissance connaître connu conseil contact contrôler convaincre costume coucher couché couple cour court cousin couverture découvert