ignominie etymology

French word ignominie comes from Latin nomen, Latin ig-, and later Latin ignominia (Disgrace, ignominy. Dishonour.)

Detailed word origin of ignominie

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
nomen Latin (lat) (grammar) noun (i.e. substantive, adjective, pronoun, article or numeral). In particular, the middle name of a three-part free man's Latin name which distinguished one gens from another. Name, appellation. Title.
ig- Latin (lat)
ignominia Latin (lat) Disgrace, ignominy. Dishonour.
ignominie French (fra) Ignominy (great dishonor, shame, or humiliation).

Words with the same origin as ignominie

Descendants of nomen
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