contresigner etymology

French word contresigner comes from French signer, French contre- (Counter-, anti-.)

Detailed word origin of contresigner

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
signer French (fra) To sign (communicate using sign language). To sign (put a signature on).
contre- French (fra) Counter-, anti-.
contresigner French (fra) (transitive) to countersign.

Words with the same origin as contresigner

Descendants of contre-
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