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Origin of "rien" and "res"?

From:Adam F. <hypaholic@...>
Date:Sunday, January 7, 2007, 18:29
Does anyone know the origins of two words "rien" and "res". They are both
the words for "nothing" the first is French and the second Catalan. I wonder
if they are cognates, but I can't find anything about it online. This is for
a conlang project so I thought maybe someone would know.



Elliott Lash <erelion12@...>
Henrik Theiling <theiling@...>
Benct Philip Jonsson <conlang@...>