mollet etymology

French word mollet comes from French -et (Suffix indicating diminution or affection.), French mou

Detailed word origin of mollet

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-et French (fra) Suffix indicating diminution or affection.
mou French (fra) Lungs, lights (of a slaughtered animal) (informal) pansy, spineless. Soft, pliable.
mollet French (fra) (anatomy) calf.

Words with the same origin as mollet

Descendants of -et
beignet boulet brevet cabriolet cachet chapelet coquette cornet couplet crochet croquet filet foret frisquet gigoter livret minet navet papoter parquet pistolet poignet sachet tantinet
Descendants of mou
molard molarder mollard mollarder mollir