manier etymology

French word manier comes from Proto-Indo-European *mar-, Proto-Italic *-kaps (-catcher (as a noun), -catching (as an adjective).), Proto-Indo-European *méh₂r̥, Proto-Indo-European *meh₂-, Proto-Indo-European *mony-

Detailed word origin of manier

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*mar- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*-kaps Proto-Italic (itc-pro) -catcher (as a noun), -catching (as an adjective).
*méh₂r̥ Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*meh₂- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*mony- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*manus Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Hand.
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. [...]
*manidiare Latin (lat)
manier French (fra) To handle, manipulate, wield (an object). To knead. To use (software).

Words with the same origin as manier

Descendants of *mar-
absolument certainement changement clairement comment complètement demander doucement enterrement gouvernement honnêtement justement main mandat manger manière manque mentir montagne monter mouvement mémoire normalement précédemment totalement
Descendants of *-kaps
auparavant communauté commune département maintenant maintenir manager manche manuel municipal part partage partenaire partir poignet poignée poing premier primaire prime prince
Descendants of *méh₂r̥
management manifeste manille manipule manivelle manucure manuscrit manège masturbation masturber poignard répugnant
Descendants of *meh₂-
demain matin mature mûr