Remarkable etymology


English word remarkable comes from English remark, English -able

Etymology of remarkable

Detailed word origin of remarkable

Dictionary entry Language Definition
remark English (en) (intransitive) To make a remark or remarks; to comment.. (transitive) To express in words or writing, as observed or noticed; to state; to say; -- often with a substantive clause. (transitive) To mark in a notable manner; to distinguish clearly; to make noticeable or conspicuous; to point out.. (transitive) To take notice of, or to observe, mentally. (engraving) Alternative form of remarque. [...]
-able English (en) Able to be done; fit to be done.. An adjectival suffix; forms adjectives meaning:. Due to be.. Giving, or inclined to.. Relevant to or suitable to, in accordance with.. Subject to.
remarkable English (en) Worthy of being remarked or noticed; noticeable. Uncommon; unusual.

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