coudoyer etymology

French word coudoyer comes from French -oyer, French coude ((pipe fitting) elbow. Elbow.)

Detailed word origin of coudoyer

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-oyer French (fra) A suffix used to form some verbs, often with factitive effect.
coude French (fra) (pipe fitting) elbow. Elbow.
coudoyer French (fra) (obsolete) to elbow (someone). To encounter regularly. To press together, be elbow-to-elbow.

Words with the same origin as coudoyer

Descendants of -oyer
apitoyer charroyage charroyer chatoyer coudoiement flamboyer foudroyant foudroyer jointoyer louvoyer poudroyer rougeoyer rudoyer tutoyer verdoyer
Descendants of coude
accoudoir coudière coudée