tellement etymology

French word tellement comes from French -ment, French tel (Such One (impersonal pronoun).)

Detailed word origin of tellement

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ment French (fra) Used to form adverbs (from the feminine form of an adjective), most of the time equivalent to the English -wise, -ly. Used to form nouns from verbs, usually of action or state resulting of them. Equivalent to the English -ment.
tel French (fra) Such One (impersonal pronoun).
tellement French (fra) So (in that manner). So much (singular); so many (plural). So much so.

Words with the same origin as tellement

Descendants of -ment
absolument apparemment autrement certainement changement clairement comment complètement directement doucement facilement finalement franchement gouvernement heureusement honnêtement justement mouvement normalement parfaitement précédemment totalement également évidemment