mandibule etymology

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

Detailed word origin of mandibule

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*dhē- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
manus Latin (lat) (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. Handwriting. Labor. Paw of [...]
do Latin (lat) I give.. I offer, render.. I yield, surrender, concede.
*men- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
mandare Latin (lat)
mandibula Latin (lat) Jaw.
mandibule French (fra) Mandible.

Words with the same origin as mandibule

Descendants of *dhē-
commander demander mandat mander manger
Descendants of manus
main management manager manier manifeste manifestement manille manipule manivelle manière manuel masturbation masturber menotter poignard poignet poignée poing répugnant
Descendants of do
addition condition date davantage 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