mentre etymology

Italian word mentre comes from Latin dum (As long as. So long as, provided that. Until. While, as.), Latin interim (Meanwhile, in the meantime.)

Detailed word origin of mentre

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
dum Latin (lat) As long as. So long as, provided that. Until. While, as.
interim Latin (lat) Meanwhile, in the meantime.
mentre Italian (ita) While; as (during the same time that). While; whilst; whereas (but in contrast...).