volatil etymology

French word volatil comes from Latin velox (Swift, quick, fleet, rapid, speedy.)

Detailed word origin of volatil

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
velox Latin (lat) Swift, quick, fleet, rapid, speedy.
volatilis Latin (lat) Fleeting, transitory. Flying, winged. Swift, rapid. Volatile.
volatil French (fra) (chemistry) volatile. (computing, of a variable) volatile. (computing, of memory) volatile. Evanescent. Flying, volant.

Words with the same origin as volatil

Descendants of velox
café-vélo vélo vélo-café vélo-pupitre véloce vélocipède vélocité vélodrome vélorue