estimation etymology

French word estimation comes from French -ation (-ation.), French estimer

Detailed word origin of estimation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ation French (fra) -ation.
estimer French (fra) (transitive) to esteem, to hold in high regard. (transitive) to estimate, to calculate roughly. (transitive) to give some thought to, to consider.
estimation French (fra) Estimate; estimation (rough calculation or guess).

Words with the same origin as estimation

Descendants of -ation
activation alimentation annulation arrestation autorisation circulation civilisation concentration condamnation coopération désintoxication détermination exploitation fondation humiliation immatriculation installation motivation recommandation représentation situation transplantation téléportation vérification
Descendants of estimer
estimable estimateur inestimable