fonction etymology

French word fonction comes from Latin fungor

Detailed word origin of fonction

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
fungor Latin (lat) I finish (something), complete (something), end (something). I perform, execute, administer, discharge, observe.
functus Latin (lat)
functionem Latin (lat)
fonction French (fra) (mathematics) A function. A function (what something does or is used for). Role (function or position of something or someone).

Words with the same origin as fonction

Descendants of fungor
défunt fonctionnel fonctionnement primitive