sou etymology

French word sou comes from Latin solidum ((physics, mathematics) solid (state of matter, shape).)

Detailed word origin of sou

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
solidum Latin (lat) (physics, mathematics) solid (state of matter, shape).
sou French (fra) (Quebec, Louisiana, colloquial) cent (one hundredth of a dollar). (by extension, chiefly, in the plural, colloquial) money; cash. (historical, numismatics) sou (old French coin).

Words with the same origin as sou

Descendants of solidum
soldat solde solidaire solidarité