visiter etymology

French word visiter comes from Proto-Indo-European *weydstos, and later Proto-Italic *widēō (See.)

Detailed word origin of visiter

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*weydstos Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*widēō Proto-Italic (itc-pro) See.
*wéydseti Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) To want to see.
*weissō Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Go to see, intend to see.
videre Latin (lat) :.
video English (eng) (dated) VHS.. A short film clip, with or without audio (as in a music video, or one of the plethora of user-generated short movies on sites such as YouTube).. Motion picture stored on VHS or some other format.. Television, television show, movie. (Britain) To record a television program. (Britain) To record using a video camera, to videotape.
visiter French (fra) To visit (a place).