lunette etymology

French word lunette comes from French -ette, French lune

Detailed word origin of lunette

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ette French (fra)
lune French (fra) (literary) A month, particularly a lunar month.. Any natural satellite of a planet.. The Moon.
lunette French (fra) (architecture) lunette. (astronomy) telescope (refracting telescope). (in the plural) eyeglasses, spectacles. (ornithology) breastbone. Toilet seat.

Words with the same origin as lunette

Descendants of -ette
allumette boulette braguette branlette camionnette casquette cassette chaussette cigare cigarette couchette cuvette devinette fillette fourchette fourgonnette gâchette mallette manchette mauviette oreillette roulette serviette sœurette
Descendants of lune
alunir alunissage amerrir luné