noyau etymology

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

Detailed word origin of noyau

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*ken- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*kenw- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
nucis Latin (lat)
nucālis Late Latin (LL)
noyau French (fra) (biology, physics) nucleus. (computing) kernel. (geology) core. (phonetics, phonology) nucleus of a syllable. Group (of artists etc.); cell (of terrorists etc.). Stone (of a fruit).

Words with the same origin as noyau

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