valable etymology

French word valable comes from French -able (-able.), French valoir

Detailed word origin of valable

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-able French (fra) -able.
valoir French (fra) (intransitive) to be worth. (reflexive) to be the same, to have no difference between. (transitive) to earn, to win, to bring (something of value).
valable French (fra) Valid, acceptable.

Words with the same origin as valable

Descendants of -able
adorable comptable considérable convenable croyable dirigeable effroyable gonflable imbattable impardonnable incroyablement inestimable irresponsable jetable minable négociable préférable redevable redoutable respectable responsabilité responsable épouvantable équitable
Descendants of valoir