monter etymology

French word monter comes from Proto-Indo-European *manw-, Proto-Indo-European *mony-, Arabic جَبَل, and later Latin *monto ((Vulgar Latin) I climb, mount, go up.)

Detailed word origin of monter

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*manw- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*mony- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
جَبَل Arabic (ara)
*monti Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
montis Latin (lat)
*monto Latin (lat) (Vulgar Latin) I climb, mount, go up.
*montare Vulgar Latin (la-vul)
monter French (fra) (transitive) to bring up, take up, put up, get up (lift or carry something to a higher position). To ascend, go higher, go uphill, go upstairs. To get on, get in (a vehicle). To go up, to climb (go to a higher position). To mount (a horse). To put up (a tent). To raise (increase the level, price etc.). To ride (a horse). To rise (get to a higher figurative position (socially, or in a [...]

Words with the same origin as monter

Descendants of *manw-
absolument apparemment certainement changement comment complètement directement doucement finalement franchement gouvernement justement maison manger mentir moindre moins monstre mémoire parfaitement tellement totalement également évidemment