mariage etymology

French word mariage comes from French -age, French marier

Detailed word origin of mariage

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-age French (fra) (rare) Forming collective nouns.. Forming nouns with the sense of "action or result of Xing" or, more rarely, "action related to X".. Forming nouns with the sense of "state of being (a) X".
marier French (fra) (reflexive, se marier) to get married, to wed. (transitive) to wed, to marry.
mariage French (fra) Marriage. Union. Wedding.

Words with the same origin as mariage

Descendants of -age
atterrissage barrage braquage cambriolage chantage courage garage héritage maquillage massage nettoyage nuage orage otage partage passage sauver sauvetage tatouage tournage usage voisinage âge équipage