ennemi etymology

French word ennemi comes from Latin amicus, Latin ingratus (Thankless. Ungrateful. Unpleasant, disagreeable.)

Detailed word origin of ennemi

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
amicus Latin (lat) Friendly, amicable. Welcome, pleasing (Augustan and later) courtier, minister, counsellor. Male friend.
ingratus Latin (lat) Thankless. Ungrateful. Unpleasant, disagreeable.
amic Romanian (ron) Friend; pal, buddy.
inimicitia Latin (lat) (usually in plural) Enmity, hostility, ill will.
inimicizia Italian (ita) Enmity.
inimi Old French (fro) (9th and 10th centuries).
anemi Old French (fro)
ennemi French (fra) Enemy Enemy.

Words with the same origin as ennemi

Descendants of amicus
ami amical amie amitié chambre d'ami faux-ami inimitié mie petit ami petite amie
Descendants of ingratus
gratitude ingrat ingratitude