mandat etymology

French word mandat comes from Latin do (I give.. I offer, render.. I yield, surrender, concede.), Proto-Indo-European *men-, Latin dare, Proto-Indo-European *dhē-

Detailed word origin of mandat

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
do Latin (lat) I give.. I offer, render.. I yield, surrender, concede.
*men- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
dare Latin (lat)
*dhē- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
manus Latin (lat) (Old Latin) good (figuratively) bravery, valor. (figuratively) violence, fighting. (legal) an arrest. (legal) legal power of a man over his wife. (military, nautical) grappling hooks used to snare enemy vessels. A side, part, faction. A stake (in dice). A thrust with a sword. Branch of a tree. Group of people. Group, company, host, multitude of people, especially of soldiers. Hand. [...]
mando Latin (lat) I order, command. I commission. I commit, consign. I confide. I entrust. I put in hand; deliver over. I put in writing. I send word to I chew, masticate. I bite, gnaw Glutton, gormandizer.
mandatum novum do vobis Latin (lat)
mandat French (fra) (legal) power of attorney, proxy. (police) warrant. Mandate. Postal order, money order. Term in office.

Words with the same origin as mandat

Descendants of do
addition commander condition date davantage demander manger obèse pendule perdre perte prédateur rendement rendre rendu traditionnel trahir trahison traitre traître vendeur vendre édition
Descendants of *men-
absolument apparemment certainement changement comment complètement directement doucement finalement franchement gouvernement justement maison mentir moindre moins monstre monter mémoire parfaitement tellement totalement également évidemment
Descendants of dare
dateur débonnaire updater
Descendants of *dhē-
mander mandibule