Moitié etymology


French word moitié comes from Proto-Indo-European *me (In the middle of, near, by, around, with.), Proto-Indo-European *medʰ-y-h₁ow, Latin medietatem

Etymology of moitié

Detailed word origin of moitié

Dictionary entry Language Definition
*me Proto-Indo-European (ine) In the middle of, near, by, around, with.
*medʰ-y-h₁ow Proto-Indo-European (ine)
medietatem Latin (lat)
*meth₂- Proto-Indo-European (ine)
*médʰyos Proto-Indo-European (ine) Middle.
*meðios Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Middle.
mẽdis Latin (lat)
medietas Late Latin (LL)
moitié French (fr) (by extension) significant other. Half.

Words with the same origin as moitié

Descendants of *me