demander etymology

French word demander comes from Latin mando, and later Latin demando (I entrust, commit.)

Detailed word origin of demander

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
mando Latin (lat) I order, command. I commission. I commit, consign. I confide. I entrust. I put in hand; deliver over. I put in writing. I send word to.
demando Latin (lat) I entrust, commit.
demander French (fra) (intransitive, followed by à) to ask (a person). (reflexive) to wonder. (transitive) to request.

Words with the same origin as demander

Descendants of mando
demandant mander