occurrence etymology

French word occurrence comes from Proto-Italic *korzō (To run.), Latin ob, French -ence (-ence, -ance.)

Detailed word origin of occurrence

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*korzō Proto-Italic (itc-pro) To run.
ob Latin (lat) Against; facing. In the direction of, to, towards. On account of, according to, because of, due to, for (the purpose of).
-ence French (fra) -ence, -ance.
currendus Latin (lat)
córrer Catalan (cat) To run. To rush.
occurro Latin (lat) (figuratively) I answer, reply, especially in objection.. (figuratively) I present myself, suggest myself, appear, occur, especially to the mind.. (figuratively) I reach, attain.. I charge, rush to attack.. I meet, go to, come to.. I resist, oppose, counterattack.. I run to; I go to meet.
occurrens Latin (lat)
occurrence French (fra) Occurrence.

Words with the same origin as occurrence

Descendants of *korzō
car carriole carrière carrosserie chair char charger chariot charrette charrue concourir concurrent couramment courant coureur courir cours décharger parcourir recours roche récurrent secouer secourir
Descendants of ob
occasion occident occidental occire occis occlure occlusion occupation occuper occupé occurrent offensive offrir offusquer oppresser oublie oublée préoccuper ôter
Descendants of -ence
absence agence apparence audience commence conférence conscience coïncidence différence essence excellence existence expérience fréquence influence intelligence patience présence référence résidence science silence urgence violence évidence