heureusement etymology

French word heureusement comes from French heureux, French -ment

Detailed word origin of heureusement

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
heureux French (fra) Glad; construed with. Good, excellent. Happy. Lucky, fortunate.
-ment French (fra) Used to form adverbs (from the feminine form of an adjective), most of the time equivalent to the English -wise, -ly. Used to form nouns from verbs, usually of action or state resulting of them. Equivalent to the English -ment.
heureusement French (fra) Happily. Luckily, fortunately.

Words with the same origin as heureusement

Descendants of -ment
absolument apparemment autrement certainement changement clairement comment complètement directement doucement facilement finalement franchement gouvernement honnêtement justement mouvement normalement parfaitement précédemment tellement totalement également évidemment