enfant etymology

French word enfant comes from Latin ingratus (Thankless. Ungrateful. Unpleasant, disagreeable.), Latin fari, Latin fans

Detailed word origin of enfant

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ingratus Latin (lat) Thankless. Ungrateful. Unpleasant, disagreeable.
fari Latin (lat)
fans Latin (lat)
infans Latin (lat) An infant Childish, foolish. Newborn. Speechless, inarticulate.
enfant Old French (fro) Child.
enfant Middle French (frm) Child.
enfant French (fra) Child (offspring). Child (someone who is not yet an adult).

Words with the same origin as enfant

Descendants of ingratus
gratitude ingrat ingratitude
Descendants of fari
fable fabliau fabulation fabuler fabuleusement fantassin fantoche hâbler infanterie infanteriste