huitaine etymology

French word huitaine comes from French huit ((cardinal) eight.), French -aine

Detailed word origin of huitaine

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
huit French (fra) (cardinal) eight.
-aine French (fra) (noun, or, adjective) (demonyms). (noun-only) Indicates approximation, suffixed to a number.
huitaine French (fra) About eight.

Words with the same origin as huitaine

Descendants of -aine
cinquantaine dizaine neuvaine quinzaine soixantaine trentaine vingtaine