solidarité etymology

French word solidarité comes from Latin solidus, and later French solidaire (Interdependent. Solidary, showing solidarity (with).)

Detailed word origin of solidarité

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
solidus Latin (lat) Solid (Medieval, historical) A bezant: the solidus's debased Byzantine successors.. (Medieval, historical) A shilling, as a unit of account or silver coin.. (historical) A solidus: a Roman ~23-carat gold coin introduced by Diocletian in AD 301.
solidaire French (fra) Interdependent. Solidary, showing solidarity (with).
solidarité French (fra) Solidarity.

Words with the same origin as solidarité

Descendants of solidus
sol soldat solde solide sou soudabilité soudable soudage souder soudoyer soudure