frire etymology

French word frire comes from Proto-Indo-European *sriHges-, Proto-Indo-European *bʰrewe-, Proto-Indo-European *bʰrewh₁-

Detailed word origin of frire

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*sriHges- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*bʰrewe- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*bʰrewh₁- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
frigus Latin (lat) (figuratively) a cold reception, indifference. (figuratively) inactivity, indolence, slowness. A chill, fever. A cold region, place, area or spot. A cold shudder which is produced by fear. Cold, coldness, coolness, chilliness. The cold of winter; winter; frost. The coldness of death; death.
*bʰerē- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
frigere Latin (lat)
frire Old French (fro) To fry.
frire French (fra) (defective) to fry (cook in hot fat).

Words with the same origin as frire

Descendants of *sriHges-
frigide frigidité frileux frisson frit frite friterie fritte friture froid froideur froidir froidure pommes frites réfrigération réfrigérer
Descendants of *bʰrewe-
abord baraque barbe baron barre bière bord bordel break brun brûler embarras fortune fourgon offrir oublie préférable relation souffert souffrance souffrir transfert transférer tribord