recours etymology

French word recours comes from Latin currendus, Latin re-, and later Latin recurro (I return, revert, recur. I run or hasten back.)

Detailed word origin of recours

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
currendus Latin (lat)
re- Latin (lat) Again; prefix added to various words to indicate an action being done again, or like the other usages indicated above under English.. Back, backwards.
recurro Latin (lat) I return, revert, recur. I run or hasten back.
recursus Latin (lat)
recours French (fra) (legal) appeal. Recourse, resort, way out.

Words with the same origin as recours

Descendants of re-
arrêt arrêter fiston raconter rappeler recevoir regard regarder reine relation remettre rentrer rentré reposer reprendre respect responsable rester retourner revenir revoir réfléchir réparer répondre réponse