rendre etymology

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

Detailed word origin of rendre

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
do Latin (lat) I give.. I offer, render.. I yield, surrender, concede.
prehendere Latin (lat)
*rendere Vulgar Latin (la-vul)
*rendō Vulgar Latin (la-vul)
*rendo Latin (lat) (Vulgar Latin) I give back, render.
rendre Old French (fro) To give back; to return (something).
rendre French (fra) (reflexive) to call on (someone) (with chez). (reflexive) to make one's way (to a place), to get oneself (into a place) (with dans). (reflexive) to surrender. To give back; to return. To make. To pay (a visit). To render.

Words with the same origin as rendre

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