finalement etymology

French word finalement comes from French -ment, French finale (A final.)

Detailed word origin of finalement

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ment French (fra) Used to form adverbs (from the feminine form of an adjective), most of the time equivalent to the English -wise, -ly. Used to form nouns from verbs, usually of action or state resulting of them. Equivalent to the English -ment.
finale French (fra) A final.
finalement French (fra) Finally; eventually; after all. Finally; last; lastly.

Words with the same origin as finalement

Descendants of -ment
absolument apparemment autrement certainement changement clairement comment complètement directement doucement facilement franchement gouvernement heureusement honnêtement justement mouvement normalement parfaitement précédemment tellement totalement également évidemment
Descendants of finale
finaliste