route etymology

French word route comes from Latin rumpere, Latin ruptus|rupta via, Latin ruptus|rupta (via)

Detailed word origin of route

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
rumpere Latin (lat)
ruptus|rupta via Latin (lat)
ruptus|rupta (via) Latin (lat)
ruptus Latin (lat)
route Old French (fro) Route (course or way which is traveled or passed).
route Middle French (frm)
route French (fra) Road, (sometimes route like "route 66"). Route, way, path.

Words with the same origin as route

Descendants of rumpere
corrompre courroux