French word rester comes from Latin sto, Latin re-, and later Latin resto (I remain. I stand firm; I stay behind.).
Rester detailed word origin explanation
|sto || Latin (lat) ||(Medieval Latin) I [currently] am (feel). (Medieval Latin) I am [located at]. I stand. I stay, remain. |
|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. |
|resto || Latin (lat) ||I remain. I stand firm; I stay behind. |
|rester || French (fra) ||(Louisiana French) to live. (intransitive) to stay. (rare) to rest. To remain, be left over. To stay, to remain (to continue to have a particular quality). |
Words with the same origin as rester