instituer etymology

French word instituer comes from Latin statuo, Latin ingratus (Thankless. Ungrateful. Unpleasant, disagreeable.)

Detailed word origin of instituer

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
statuo Latin (lat) I decide, make up (my mind). I erect. I establish, determine, fix (the form or character of). I hold up, stop, end. I set up, station (in an upright position).
ingratus Latin (lat) Thankless. Ungrateful. Unpleasant, disagreeable.
instituo Latin (lat) I build. I make (something) a habit, practice, or custom. I set up, establish, found or institute.
instituer French (fra) (transitive) to bring forth. (transitive) to institute.

Words with the same origin as instituer

Descendants of statuo
constitution destitution institut restituable restituer restitutif statuette statut
Descendants of ingratus
gratitude ingrat ingratitude