feuilleton etymology

French word feuilleton comes from French feuillet, French -on

Detailed word origin of feuilleton

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
feuillet French (fra) Layer (of wood). Omasum, manyplies (of ruminants). Page, leaf (of book etc.).
-on French (fra) Forming diminutives of things, including some animals.. Indicating origin or occupation. (physics, and, biology) -on.
feuilleton French (fra) Soap opera (TV).

Words with the same origin as feuilleton

Descendants of -on
bouillon bûcheron canon chaton chiffon cordon cornichon crayon forgeron jeton maillon médaillon ourson paillasson peloton pognon poisson ponton raton rayon réveillon saucisson torchon tourbillon