mets etymology

French word mets comes from Proto-Indo-European *mith₂-

Detailed word origin of mets

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*mith₂- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
mitto Latin (lat) I announce, tell, report, send word, advise. I attend, guide, escort. I dismiss, disregard. I let or bring out, put or send forth, send out, emit; let blood, bleed; utter a sound, speak, say. I put an end to. I put out, extend, reach out (my hand). I send, cause to go, let go, release, discharge. I throw, hurl, cast, launch, send; throw down, sprinkle. I yield, furnish, produce, export.
mets French (fra) (cooking) dish.

Words with the same origin as mets

Descendants of *mith₂-
admettre admittatur comité mais mes message messe messire mettable metteur mettre mis missile mission mél omettre permettre prometteur remettre remise soumettre transmettre transmission émission