musique etymology

French word musique comes from Ancient Greek Μουσεῖον, Ancient Greek μουσική (τέχνη), and later Latin musica (Music (art form).)

Detailed word origin of musique

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
Μουσεῖον Ancient Greek (grc)
μουσική (τέχνη) Ancient Greek (grc)
μουσική Ancient Greek (grc)
musica Latin (lat) Music (art form).
musique Old French (fro) Music.
musique French (fra) Music.

Words with the same origin as musique

Descendants of Μουσεῖον
mosaïque muséal musée muséologie muséum