dommage etymology

French word dommage comes from Latin -aticum, Latin damnum ((financial) loss. A fine. Damage or injury.)

Detailed word origin of dommage

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-aticum Latin (lat) Used to form nouns indicating a state of being resulting from an action.. Used to form nouns indicating pertinence to the root verb or noun.
damnum Latin (lat) (financial) loss. A fine. Damage or injury.
*damnaticum Vulgar Latin (la-vul)
*damnaticum Latin (lat) (Vulgar Latin) damage.
domaige Old French (fro)
dommage French (fra) (what a) shame! (what a) pity! Damage. Injury.

Words with the same origin as dommage

Descendants of -aticum
cambriolage chantage courage garage héritage langage maquillage mariage massage nettoyage nuage otage partage passage sauver sauvetage tatouage tournage usage visage voyage âge équipage étage
Descendants of damnum
condamnation dam damnation damner damné dédommagement endommager indemne