saur etymology

French word saur comes from Proto-Indo-European *h₂sows-, Proto-Indo-European *eḱs, Proto-Indo-European *uperi, Proto-Indo-European *saus-, Proto-Indo-European *sh₂ews-, Ancient Greek σαῦρος, and later Proto-Germanic *sauzaz (Dry, parched.)

Detailed word origin of saur

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*h₂sows- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*eḱs Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*uperi Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*saus- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*sh₂ews- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
σαῦρος Ancient Greek (grc)
super Latin (lat) Accusative [of measure] above, beyond, over, in addition to. Accusative [of place] above, beyond. Accusative [of place] above, on the top of, upon.
*sauzaz Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) Dry, parched.
*sori Frankish (frk)
saurus Latin (lat)
sovre Old French (fro)
saur Middle French (frm)
saur French (fra) (cooking) dried and smoked.

Words with the same origin as saur

Descendants of *h₂sows-
Sûreté assurable assurance assurer hareng saur sur surnaturel surtout survoler sûr sûreté
Descendants of *eḱs
consommateur consommation consommé sommation somme soprano sourcil souverain super suprématie suprême supérieur supériorité surveiller survie survivant survivre
Descendants of *uperi
consommer surface surnom surpasser surprise surveillance
Descendants of σαῦρος
dino dinosaure