liaison etymology

French word liaison comes from Proto-Indo-European *leyǵ-

Detailed word origin of liaison

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*leyǵ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
ligandus Latin (lat)
ligātiō Late Latin (LL)
liaison French (fra) (chemistry) bond. (linguistics) liaison (phonological phenomenon). Friendship. Liaison (communication). Liaison (romantic encounter). Link, bond.

Words with the same origin as liaison

Descendants of *leyǵ-
accueil accueillir adoucir aller alliance allier allure allée collecte collectif cueillir lie lien lier ligue obligation obligatoire obliger obligé recueillir relier religieux religion rougir