facteur etymology

French word facteur comes from Proto-Indo-European *dʰeh₁-, and later Proto-Italic *fakiō (To make.)

Detailed word origin of facteur

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*dʰeh₁- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*fakiō Proto-Italic (itc-pro) To make.
facio Romanian (ron)
facio Latin (lat) I appoint.. I do. I make, construct, fashion, frame, build, erect. I make, produce, compose.
hacer Spanish (spa) (reflexive) to become; to get. (reflexive) to get used to. To do, to make. To play (a part in a play).
factus Latin (lat)
factor Latin (lat) One who or which does or makes something; doer, maker, performer, perpetrator, agent, player.
facteur French (fra) Postman (UK); mailman (US) (mathematics) factor. Factor; element.

Words with the same origin as facteur

Descendants of *dʰeh₁-
audience audition bibliothèque croire crédit difficile effet efficace face facile facture faire fait famille façon fête identifier parfait sacrifice scientifique suffisamment suffisant surface vérifier éviter