prouesse etymology

French word prouesse comes from Old French prode

Detailed word origin of prouesse

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
prode Old French (fro)
proeësche Old French (fro)
prouesse Middle French (frm) (usually, in the singular) prowess; bravery; valiance.
prouesse French (fra) (usually, in the singular) prowess; bravery; valiance.

Words with the same origin as prouesse

Descendants of prode
prude