souffler etymology

French word souffler comes from Latin flo (I breathe, blow.)

Detailed word origin of souffler

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
flo Latin (lat) I breathe, blow.
sufflo Latin (lat) I blow, puff up, inflate.
sofler Old French (fro)
souffler French (fra) (figuratively) to relax. To blow. To blow out. To whisper.

Words with the same origin as souffler

Descendants of flo
achard enfler enflure flatulence gonflable gonflage gonfler inflation insuffler soufflé stagflation