Origin of argentineFrench and amp; Old French argentin ; from argent, argent
- Any of various silvery metals.
Origin of argentineMiddle English, from Old French argentin, from Latin argent&imacron;nus, 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.