cordon etymology

French word cordon comes from French corde, French -on

Detailed word origin of cordon

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
corde French (fra) (geometry) chord. (music) chord (of a string instrument). Chord (vocal chord). Line (washing line, for hanging clothes to dry). Rope (general).
-on French (fra) Forming diminutives of things, including some animals.. Indicating origin or occupation. (physics, and, biology) -on.
cordon French (fra) Cord (for connecting).

Words with the same origin as cordon

Descendants of corde
cordage cordier cordon bleu cordon ombilical cordon spermatique cordonner cordée
Descendants of -on
bouillon bûcheron canon chaton chiffon cornichon crayon feuilleton forgeron jeton maillon médaillon ourson paillasson peloton pognon poisson ponton raton rayon réveillon saucisson torchon tourbillon