honorable etymology

French word honorable comes from Latin honorem, Latin -abilis (-able; able or worthy to be.)

Detailed word origin of honorable

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
honorem Latin (lat)
-abilis Latin (lat) -able; able or worthy to be.
honorare Latin (lat)
honorabilis Latin (lat) Honourable.
honorable French (fra) Honorable.

Words with the same origin as honorable

Descendants of -abilis
adorable capable comptable considérable convenable croyable faire impardonnable inestimable minable portable préférable raisonnable redevable redoutable respectable responsabilité responsable stabilité stable valable épouvantable équitable établir