mouvement etymology

French word mouvement comes from French -ment, French mouvoir

Detailed word origin of mouvement

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ment French (fra) Used to form adverbs (from the feminine form of an adjective), most of the time equivalent to the English -wise, -ly. Used to form nouns from verbs, usually of action or state resulting of them. Equivalent to the English -ment.
mouvoir French (fra) (reflexive, se mouvoir, formal) to go around, to move about. (transitive, formal) to move.
mouvement French (fra) Motion. Movement.

Words with the same origin as mouvement

Descendants of -ment
absolument apparemment autrement certainement changement clairement comment complètement directement doucement facilement finalement franchement gouvernement heureusement honnêtement justement normalement parfaitement précédemment tellement totalement également évidemment
Descendants of mouvoir
moufter mouveter