combate etymology

Romanian word combate comes from Latin battuere, Old French batre (To beat; to hit; to strike.), Latin batto, Latin con-

Detailed word origin of combate

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
battuere Latin (lat)
batre Old French (fro) To beat; to hit; to strike.
batto Latin (lat)
con- Latin (lat) Used in compounds to indicate a being or bringing together of several objects. Used in compounds to indicate the completeness, perfecting of any act, and thus gives intensity to the signification of the simple word.
com- Latin (lat)
*combatto Latin (lat) (Vulgar Latin) I combat.
*combattere Vulgar Latin (la-vul)
combatre Old French (fro) To combat; to engage in battle or warfare.
combatre Middle French (frm) To combat (engage in combat).
combattre French (fra) To fight, to combat (against).. To oppose, to struggle.
combate Romanian (ron) To combat, fight, struggle against. To control; to take measures against; to beat or force back.

Words with the same origin as combate

Descendants of battuere
abajur bate batere bătut bătător bătătură zbate
Descendants of con-
acoperi ascuns coleg comanda compara complet comporta comun concurs conduce condus conexiune confuz confuzie consiliu conta continuu convinge costa costum culca cumpăra cunoscut cuplu cuvânt