tiroir etymology

French word tiroir comes from French tirer, French -oir

Detailed word origin of tiroir

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
tirer French (fra) To draw (conclusions), to consider (consequences). To draw, drag, pull. To leave a place. To shoot.
-oir French (fra) A suffix forming infinitives of many verbs. A suffix used on verbs to form masculine words for objects or tools used to do something.. A suffix used on verbs to form masculine words for places where something is done.
tiroir French (fra) Drawer (for storage).

Words with the same origin as tiroir

Descendants of tirer
tirage tiraillement tirailler tirailleur tiraillé tire-bouchon tiret tirette tireur
Descendants of -oir
abattoir abreuvoir bavoir boudoir butoir comptoir couloir dépotoir entonnoir fermoir foutoir frottoir fumoir mouchoir ostensoir parloir peignoir polissoir présentoir réservoir suçoir séchoir trottoir urinoir