occire etymology

French word occire comes from Latin cado, Latin caedo, Latin ob, Latin ob- (Towards; against.), Latin fero

Detailed word origin of occire

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
cado Latin (lat) (impersonal) It happens, occurs, befalls, comes to pass. I cease. I decay. I die. I fall.
caedo Latin (lat) Cut, hew, fell.. Defeat decisively (defeat with heavy losses to the enemy side).. Kill.. Strike, beat.
ob Latin (lat) Against; facing. In the direction of, to, towards. On account of, according to, because of, due to, for (the purpose of).
ob- Latin (lat) Towards; against.
fero Latin (lat) I bear, carry. I cast (a vote); pass or ratify (a law). I report. I suffer, endure. I support, hold up.
aufero Latin (lat) I banish, dispel.. I bear, carry, waft or sweep away.. I carry away, mislead, deceive.. I cease from, desist from, leave off.. I obtain, gain, get, receive, acquire.. I take away, carry off, remove, withdraw; separate, sever, divide.. I take off or away, destroy, kill, slay, consume.. I take or snatch away, take by force or violently, abduct, rob, steal, snatch, confiscate.
*aucidere Vulgar Latin (la-vul)
ocire Old French (fro) To kill.
occire Middle French (frm) To kill; to slay.
occire French (fra) (archaic, _, or, _, humorous) to slay.

Words with the same origin as occire

Descendants of cado
accident accidentel cadavre caduc cas cas échéant cascade casque cassable cassage casser casuiste choir chu coïncider demi-cadence décider décision encas exciser faire cas occasion occident occidental récidiviste
Descendants of caedo
Céline accidentable ciel ciment cimentier circoncire circoncision céleste cément occis précis récidivisme trucider
Descendants of ob
occlure occlusion occupation occuper occupé occurrence occurrent offensive offrir offusquer oppresser oublie oublée préoccuper ôter
Descendants of ob-
objet obligation obligatoire obliger obligé obscur observateur observation observer obstacle obsèques obtempérer obtenir obtus opportun oublier préoccupant préoccupation
Descendants of fero
collation différance différence différer délation fertile inférer preferer proférer préférer prélat relation somnifère souffert souffrance souffrir transfert transfert érotique translation