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Origin of traverse

1250–1300; (v.) Middle English traversen<Middle French traverser to cross <Late Latin trānsversāre, derivative of Latin trānsversus (see trans-, versus); (noun) Middle English travers(e) <Middle French traverse (<Latin trānsversa something lying across, feminine of trānsversus) and travers (<Latin trānsversum passage across, neuter of trānsversus)

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Derived forms of traverse

traversable, adjectivetraversal, nountraverser, noun

Word Origin for traverse

C14: from Old French traverser, from Late Latin trānsversāre, from Latin trānsversus transverse
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