hectowatt etymology

French word hectowatt comes from French hecto- (Hecto-.), French watt (Watt.)

Detailed word origin of hectowatt

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
hecto- French (fra) Hecto-.
watt French (fra) Watt.
hectowatt French (fra) A unit of power equal to 100 watts.

Words with the same origin as hectowatt

Descendants of hecto-
hectolitre hectomètre hectométrique