mult etymology

Old French word mult comes from Proto-Indo-European *mol(w)ə-, Proto-Indo-European *ml̥tos, and later Latin multum (Much. Very.)

Detailed word origin of mult

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*mol(w)ə- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*ml̥tos Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*ml̥tós Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*moltos Proto-Italic (itc-pro)
multum Latin (lat) Much. Very.
molt Old French (fro) Very, a lot, a great deal Much; many; a lot of.

Words with the same origin as mult

Descendants of *mol(w)ə-
maillet mal mal- maleir malfaire malfaisance malicios malison mallet malvais malveis maudire mauvais mialz miels moldre mols molt molture peis peisson pis pois poisson
Descendants of *ml̥tos
molteplier molteploier monteplier mout moutepleer mouteplier mouteploier multiplicacion multiplier