exister etymology

French word exister comes from Latin de, Latin sisto, Latin sistere

Detailed word origin of exister

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
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 [...]
sisto Latin (lat) (intransitive) I place myself; I stand.. (intransitive) I stand still; I halt; I stand firm.. (intransitive, legal) I appear in court.. (transitive) I cause to stand; I set; I place.. (transitive, legal) I cause to appear in court.
sistere Latin (lat)
exsisto Latin (lat) (third-person) there is, there are. I am, exist.. I appear, arise, emerge.. I become.. I stand out (as), I stand out in regard to (+ dative).
exister French (fra) To exist.

Words with the same origin as exister

Descendants of de
dans dieu dont dès débile décision déjeuner département désolé détruire détruit effet en enfin envers essayer examen excuser exemple expérience ont quand remplacer souvent émission
Descendants of sisto
assistance assister coexister désister persister résister
Descendants of sistere