Origin of Admonish
Middle English admonesten or admonissen, from Old French amonester (modern French admonester), from an unattested Late Latin or Vulgar Latin *admonesstrāre, from Latin admoneō (“remind, warn”), from ad + moneō (“warn, advise”). See premonition.
Middle English amonishen, admonishen alteration of amonesten from Old French amonester, admonester from Vulgar Latin admonestāre from Latin admonēre ad- ad- monēre to warn men-1 in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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