garage etymology

French word garage comes from French -age, French garer

Detailed word origin of garage

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-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".
garer French (fra) (transitive) to dock (a vessel). (transitive) to park (a vehicle). To cover, to shelter.
garage French (fra) Garage.

Words with the same origin as garage

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