romain etymology

French word romain comes from Latin Roma, and later Latin romanus (A Roman Roman.)

Detailed word origin of romain

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
Roma Latin (lat) (Ecclesiastical Latin, poetic) The Roman Catholic Church in general.. (Late Latin) Rome and/or Constantinople (the latter as "Nova Roma").. Rome. The Roman Empire per se (as a synecdoche).
romanus Latin (lat) A Roman Roman.
romain French (fra) Roman (pertaining to the city of Rome). Roman (related to Ancient Rome or its people or culture).

Words with the same origin as romain

Descendants of Roma
Rome cantaloup roman