justement etymology

French word justement comes from French -ment, French juste

Detailed word origin of justement

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-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.
juste French (fra) Correct. Fair, just. Reasonable Exactly, precisely. Only. Upright, not crooked or bent.
justement French (fra) Actually, at that very moment. Just (moments ago, recently), just then. Precisely, exactly; accurately. Rightly, justly; fairly.

Words with the same origin as justement

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