solliciter etymology

French word solliciter comes from Latin sollus (Whole, entire, unbroken.)

Detailed word origin of solliciter

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
sollus Latin (lat) Whole, entire, unbroken.
solicitus Latin (lat) ("solicitous, restless").
sollicito Latin (lat) I distress, harass. I disturb, stir, agitate. I rouse, excite, incite. I solicit, tempt, seduce, attract, induce. I vex.
solliciter French (fra) To attract (attention, interest). To solicit.

Words with the same origin as solliciter

Descendants of sollus
Solange insouciamment insouciant solennel solennité sollicitation sollicitude soucier