loterie etymology

French word loterie comes from French lot, French -erie

Detailed word origin of loterie

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
lot French (fra) (slang) babe. Batch (of goods for sale). Lot (at auction). Lot, fate. Plot (of land). Prize (in lottery). Share (of inheritance).
-erie French (fra) Denoting a shop selling a certain product.. Denoting an object used to perform an action. Denoting an organization specializing in a given field. Denoting nouns describing qualities or properties.
loterie French (fra) Lottery (scheme for the distribution of prizes by lot or chance).

Words with the same origin as loterie

Descendants of -erie
armurerie bijouterie boucherie boulangerie camaraderie carrosserie connerie imprimerie ingénierie lingerie mutinerie paperasserie plaisanterie porcherie pâtisserie quincaillerie raffinerie saloperie scierie tapisserie tricherie tromperie tuerie épicerie