formage etymology

French word formage comes from French former, French -age

Detailed word origin of formage

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
former French (fra) To form (generic sense). To shape (to make into a certain shape). To train; to educate.
-age French (fra) (rare) Forming collective nouns.. Forming nouns with the sense of "action or result of Xing" or, more rarely, "action related to X".. Forming nouns with the sense of "state of being (a) X".
formage French (fra) Forming (metalworking).

Words with the same origin as formage

Descendants of former
Descendants of -age
atterrissage barrage braquage cambriolage chantage courage garage héritage maquillage mariage massage nettoyage nuage orage otage partage passage sauver sauvetage tatouage tournage usage voisinage âge équipage