Origin of argentineFrench and Old French argentin from argent, argent
- Any of various silvery metals.
Origin of argentineMiddle English from Old French argentin from Latin argentīnus from argentum silver ; see arg- in Indo-European roots.
(comparative more argentine, superlative most argentine)
- Containing or resembling silver.
Old French argentin (“silvery”), from Latin argentum (“silver”)
- An Argentinian.
- (archaic) Argentina.