essuyer etymology

French word essuyer comes from Latin sucus, Latin evanescere, Latin de, and later Latin exsuco (I dry. I juice (remove juice from).)

Detailed word origin of essuyer

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
sucus Latin (lat) (figuratively) strength, vitality, rigor, energy, life. Juice. Moisture. Sap.
evanescere Latin (lat)
de Latin (lat) (Late Latin) of persons. From, away from, down from, out of; in general to indicate the person or place from which any thing is taken, etc., with verbs of taking away, depriving, demanding, requesting, inquiring, buying; as capere, sumere, emere, quaerere, discere, trahere, etc., and their compounds.. From, away from, to indicate the place from which someone or something departs or [...]
exsuco Latin (lat) I dry. I juice (remove juice from).
essuyer French (fra) To wipe, to wipe down.

Words with the same origin as essuyer

Descendants of sucus
essuie-glace essuyage suc
Descendants of de
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