Mardi etymology


French word mardi comes from Proto-Italic *Mawort, Latin dies, and later Latin Mars (War, battle, conflict Mars (Roman god). Mars (planet).)

Etymology of mardi

Detailed word origin of mardi

Dictionary entry Language Definition
*Mawort Proto-Italic (itc-pro)
dies Latin (lat) (often in the feminine) A set day: a date, an appointment.. A day, particularly:. A solar or sidereal day of about 24 hours, especially (historical) Roman dates reckoned from one midnight to the next.. Daytime: a period of light between sunrise and sunset.
Mavors Latin (lat)
Mars Latin (lat) War, battle, conflict Mars (Roman god). Mars (planet).
dies Martis Latin (lat) Tuesday.
mardi Old French (fro)
mardi French (fr) Tuesday.

Words with the same origin as mardi

Descendants of dies

aujourd'hui hui jeudi lundi mercredi vendredi