tournage etymology

French word tournage comes from French tourner, French -age

Detailed word origin of tournage

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
tourner French (fra) (computing) to run, to execute (a program, an application etc.). To film, to shoot a film. To lathe. To stir (e.g. ingredients). To tour, to go on tour. To turn (left, right etc.).
-age French (fra) (rare) Forming collective nouns.. Forming nouns with the sense of "action or result of Xing" or, more rarely, "action related to X".. Forming nouns with the sense of "state of being (a) X".
tournage French (fra) Filming (process of making a film or filming a video).

Words with the same origin as tournage

Descendants of tourner
alentour détour tour tourisme tournailler tourneur tournevis tourniquet tournure tournée
Descendants of -age
atterrissage barrage braquage cambriolage chantage courage garage héritage maquillage mariage massage nettoyage nuage orage otage partage passage sauver sauvetage tatouage usage voisinage âge équipage