manchot etymology

French word manchot comes from French -ot, Old French manc

Detailed word origin of manchot

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ot French (fra) A diminutive indicator for certain words, functioning similarly to the more common -et. Used for some names:.
manc Old French (fro)
manchot French (fra) Armless. Handless. One-armed. One-handed (having one hand) One-armed or no-armed person. Penguin.

Words with the same origin as manchot

Descendants of -ot
bachot bachotage ballot billot boulot bourricot bécot bécoter cabotage cachot caillot cuistot culot dalot diablotin dico frérot hosto jeunot pâlot ramollo resto rigolo vieillot