masturbation etymology

French word masturbation comes from French -ation (-ation.), French masturber ((transitive, _, or, _, reflexive) to masturbate.)

Detailed word origin of masturbation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ation French (fra) -ation.
masturber French (fra) (transitive, _, or, _, reflexive) to masturbate.
masturbation French (fra) Masturbation.

Words with the same origin as masturbation

Descendants of -ation
activation alimentation annulation arrestation autorisation circulation civilisation concentration condamnation coopération désintoxication détermination estimation exploitation fondation humiliation immatriculation installation motivation recommandation représentation situation transplantation téléportation vérification
Descendants of masturber
masturbateur