subsister etymology

French word subsister comes from Latin sub, Latin sisto, Latin sub- (Sub-.), Latin sistere

Detailed word origin of subsister

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
sub Latin (lat) (with ablative) about, around (time). (with ablative) at the feet of. (with ablative) behind. (with ablative) under, beneath. (with ablative) within, during. (with accusative) under, up to, up under, close to (of a motion). (with accusative) until, before, up to, about.
sisto Latin (lat) (intransitive) I place myself; I stand.. (intransitive) I stand still; I halt; I stand firm.. (intransitive, legal) I appear in court.. (transitive) I cause to stand; I set; I place.. (transitive, legal) I cause to appear in court.
sub- Latin (lat) Sub-.
sistere Latin (lat)
subsistere Latin (lat)
subsisto Latin (lat) (intransitive) I halt or stop.
subsister French (fra) To stay, remain. To subsist, live on, go on, keep going.

Words with the same origin as subsister

Descendants of sub
dessous insuffisance selon sombre soudain souffert souffrance souffrir soumettre soupçon sous souvenir souvent succession succès suggestion suggérer sujet support supportable supporter supprimer sus suspect suspicion
Descendants of sisto
assister consister désister insistance insistant insister résister solstice
Descendants of sub-
assumer secouer secours souffler soulager soulever soupir source sourire soutenir soutien subir substance suffisamment suffisant supplier
Descendants of sistere
coexister exister