Venir etymology


French word venir comes from English writ, Proto-Indo-European *gʷm̥-yé-ti, and later Latin venio ((intransitive) I approach. (intransitive) I come.)

Etymology of venir

Detailed word origin of venir

Dictionary entry Language Definition
writ English (en) (archaic) That which is written; writing.. (legal) A written order, issued by a court, ordering someone to do (or stop doing) something.. Authority, power to enforce compliance. (archaic, nonstandard).
*gʷm̥-yé-ti Proto-Indo-European (ine)
venire facias Latin (lat)
venio Latin (lat) (intransitive) I approach. (intransitive) I come.
come Tocharian B (txb)
*gʷm̥sḱéti Proto-Indo-European (ine) To be walking. To come, to be coming.
*gʷm̥yéti Proto-Indo-European (ine)
*gʷenjō Proto-Italic (itc-pro) To come.
venir Old French (fro) To come; to arrive.
venir Middle French (frm) To come (go to a specified location).
venir French (fr) (intransitive) To come (to move from one place to another that is nearer the speaker).

Words with the same origin as venir

Descendants of writ

avenir devenir