de etymology

French word de comes from Latin crescendum, English adrenal cortex, Proto-Indo-European *eḱs, and later Latin ex, e (A name of the letter X. (+ ablative) out of, from.)

Detailed word origin of de

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
crescendum Latin (lat)
adrenal cortex English (eng) (anatomy) The outer portion of the adrenal glands that produces hormones essential to homeostasis.
*eḱs Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*eks Proto-Italic (itc-pro)
*kor- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
sincerus Latin (lat) Clean, pure, sound.. Genuine, sincere.. Real, natural.. Uninjured, whole.
corticis Latin (lat)
ex, e Latin (lat) A name of the letter X. (+ ablative) out of, from.
de French (fra) By (indicates the amount of change). From (used to indicate origin). From (used to indicate the start of a time or range). Of (expresses belonging). Of (indicates an amount). Of (used to express property or association). Used after certain verbs before an infinitive, often translated into English as a gerund or an infinitive. Used attributively, often translated into English as a compound [...]

Words with the same origin as de

Descendants of adrenal cortex
dans debout demain demander depuis dernier derrière devant devenir devoir dieu dont dès décision déjeuner désolé effet en enfin essayer exemple ont quand souvent
Descendants of *eḱs
assurance assurer consommateur consommation consommé sommation somme soprano sourcil souverain super suprématie suprême supérieur supériorité sur surnaturel surtout surveiller survie survivant survivre survoler sûr sûreté