politique etymology

French word politique comes from Ancient Greek πολίτης, Dutch politiek (Politics Political.), Dutch -icus (-ic or ician.), Ancient Greek πόλις

Detailed word origin of politique

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
πολίτης Ancient Greek (grc)
politiek Dutch (nld) Politics Political.
-icus Dutch (nld) -ic or ician.
πόλις Ancient Greek (grc)
πολιτικός Modern Greek (1453-) (ell) Politician (one engaged in politics) Political, civic, civilian.
πολῑτικός Ancient Greek (grc)
πολιτικός Ancient Greek (grc)
politicus Latin (lat) Political, civil, of the state, relating to civil polity.
politique French (fra) Political (uncountable) politics. Policy.

Words with the same origin as politique

Descendants of πολίτης
police politicard politicien politiser realpolitik réalpolitik
Descendants of πόλις
-pole Nabeul Naples métro napolitain négropolitain propolis