senteur etymology

French word senteur comes from French -eur, French sentir

Detailed word origin of senteur

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-eur French (fra) Used to form abstract nouns from adjectives; -ness.. Used to form agent nouns from verbs.
sentir French (fra) (intransitive) to smell (to have a certain odor). (reflexive) to feel (in oneself). (reflexive) to show, be felt (of effect, improvement etc.). (transitive) to feel (physical perception). (transitive) to feel, be aware of, be conscious of. (transitive) to have the character, manner, feeling or appearance of; to give a feeling of. (transitive) to smell of, taste of. (transitive) to taste. [...]
senteur French (fra) (literary) scent, perfume.

Words with the same origin as senteur

Descendants of -eur
acheteur chanteur chasseur chauffeur coiffeur détecteur grandeur hauteur inspecteur joueur longueur menteur mineur porteur procureur profondeur serveur sénateur tireur vainqueur vendeur violeur visiteur voleur éditeur
Descendants of sentir
sens