endosser etymology

French word endosser comes from French dos, French enrager, French -er (Forms infinitives of first-conjugation verbs.)

Detailed word origin of endosser

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
dos French (fra) (anatomy) back (of a person). (in the plural) backs (of persons). Backstroke.
enrager French (fra) (obsolete) to have rabies. To enrage, anger, infuriate. To inflame, arouse.
-er French (fra) Forms infinitives of first-conjugation verbs.
endosser French (fra) (transitive) to take on (e.g. a role). To assume responsibility, to shoulder. To carry on one's back. To endorse. To put on, to don [clothes].

Words with the same origin as endosser

Descendants of -er
avaler calmer collier dégueulasse dépenser embrasser filmer fonction garder habiller journée nuit partager placer profiter raisonnable regard risque règlement régler réglé suicider tarder taré tester