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English

From Middle English, from Old French contract, from Latin contractum, past participle of contrahere (to bring together, to bring about, to conclude a bargain), from con- (with, together) + trahere (to draw, to pull).

Dutch

From Middle Dutch contract, from Old French contract, from Latin contractum, past participle of contrahō (to bring together, to bring about, to conclude a bargain).

Scots

From English contract.