nougat etymology

French word nougat comes from Proto-Indo-European *ken-

Detailed word origin of nougat

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*ken- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*kenw- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
nucis Latin (lat)
noga Occitan (post 1500) (oci)
noga Old Provençal (pro)
nogat Occitan (post 1500) (oci)
nogat Old Provençal (pro)
nougat Occitan (post 1500) (oci)
nougat French (fra) Nougat.

Words with the same origin as nougat

Descendants of *ken-
Cendrillon casse-noix cendre dénoyage noisetier noisette noix nope noppe noyade noyau noyer nucelle récent