enhardir etymology

French word enhardir comes from French enrager, French hardi (Bold; courageous; daring.), French -ir (A suffix forming infinitives of many verbs.)

Detailed word origin of enhardir

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
enrager French (fra) (obsolete) to have rabies. To enrage, anger, infuriate. To inflame, arouse.
hardi French (fra) Bold; courageous; daring.
-ir French (fra) A suffix forming infinitives of many verbs.
enhardir French (fra) To embolden.

Words with the same origin as enhardir

Descendants of -ir
abrutir affaiblir alentir alunissage aplanir arrondir assainissement asservir asservissable attendrir atterrir chérir dégourdir embellir enchérir endurcir enrichir jaunir maigrir rajeunir rajeunissement refroidir ressortir vieillir épaississement