perdre etymology

French word perdre comes from Latin do (I give.. I offer, render.. I yield, surrender, concede.)

Detailed word origin of perdre

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
do Latin (lat) I give.. I offer, render.. I yield, surrender, concede.
perdo Latin (lat) I destroy, ruin.. I lose utterly, suffer loss.. I waste, squander.
perdre French (fra) (ambitransitive) to lose (not win). (reflexive) to get lost. (transitive) to lose (be unable to find).

Words with the same origin as perdre

Descendants of do
addition commander condition date davantage demander mandat manger obèse pendule perte prédateur rendement rendre rendu traditionnel trahir trahison traitre traître vendeur vendre édition