maison etymology

French word maison comes from Proto-Indo-European *memóne (To remember. To think, to be mindful.), Proto-Indo-European *maḱ-

Detailed word origin of maison

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*memóne Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) To remember. To think, to be mindful.
*maḱ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
remansum Latin (lat)
*makjô Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
mansus Latin (lat)
*makkijō Frankish (frk) Builder, maker.
mansione Latin (lat)
meson Old French (fro) House.
maison French (fra) House.

Words with the same origin as maison

Descendants of *maḱ-
jamais mac maestro magistrat magnifique mai maire mairie mais maitre majesté majeur major maquillage master match maître mec mes messire seigneur senior sieur sire