occupational etymology

French word occupational comes from Proto-Indo-European *h₃reǵ-, and later Proto-Indo-European *h₃réǵeti (To be straightening, to be setting upright.)

Detailed word origin of occupational

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*h₃reǵ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*h₃réǵeti Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) To be straightening, to be setting upright.
rego Latin (lat) I guide, steer. I oversee, manage. I rule, govern.
régir French (fra) (transitive) to govern.
occupational French (fra)

Words with the same origin as occupational

Descendants of *h₃reǵ-
adresser correct corriger direct direction diriger dresser droit feuille insurrection recteur redresser ressort rigole règle régime régisseur réglage régler régulier sortie source surgir trèfle érection