roulement etymology

French word roulement comes from French -ment, French rouler

Detailed word origin of roulement

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ment French (fra) Used to form adverbs (from the feminine form of an adjective), most of the time equivalent to the English -wise, -ly. Used to form nouns from verbs, usually of action or state resulting of them. Equivalent to the English -ment.
rouler French (fra) (colloquial) to dupe, to trick. (colloquial) to go (of events, to proceed). (intransitive) to drive (a vehicle). (of a vehicle) to work, to function. To revolve. To roll.
roulement French (fra) (mechanics) bearing. Roll (beating of a drum). Roll (of thunder). Roll; rolling (action of rolling).

Words with the same origin as roulement

Descendants of -ment
absolument apparemment autrement certainement changement clairement comment complètement directement doucement facilement finalement franchement gouvernement heureusement honnêtement justement mouvement normalement parfaitement précédemment tellement totalement également évidemment
Descendants of rouler
déroulement enroulement roulade roulage rouleau rouleau impérial roulette