escarpe etymology

French word escarpe comes from Proto-Indo-European *kor-, and later Proto-Germanic *skarpaz (Sharp.)

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Detailed word origin of escarpe

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*kor- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*(s)kerb(h) Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*skarpaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Sharp.
escarper French (fra)
escarpe French (fra) (obsolete, slang) murderer, killer.

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