feuille etymology

French word feuille comes from Proto-Indo-European *h₃reǵtós (Straightened, right, upright.), Latin rego (I guide, steer. I oversee, manage. I rule, govern.), Proto-Indo-European *bʰleh₁s-

Detailed word origin of feuille

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*h₃reǵtós Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Straightened, right, upright.
rego Latin (lat) I guide, steer. I oversee, manage. I rule, govern.
*bʰleh₁s- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*bʰolh₃yom Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
recta Latin (lat)
folia Latin (lat)
folia Late Latin (LL)
fueille Old French (fro) Leaf (of a plant).
feuille French (fra) (informal) ear. Leaf (of a plant or tree). Sheet (of paper, etc).

Words with the same origin as feuille

Descendants of *h₃reǵtós
exfolier foliation rectangloïde rectangulaire recteur rectitude trèfle État de droit
Descendants of rego
adresser correct corriger direct direction diriger dresser droit insurrection redresser ressort ressortir ressource rigole règle régime réglage régler régulier sortie source surgir érection