collir etymology

Catalan word collir comes from Latin lego, Latin con-, Latin col- (With; together.), Dutch legere, Dutch col-, English com- (The form of con- used before b, m, and p.), English legare, Latin ligo, Spanish colligo

Detailed word origin of collir

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
lego Latin (lat) I collect, gather, bring together. I choose, select, appoint. I read.
con- Latin (lat) Used in compounds to indicate a being or bringing together of several objects. Used in compounds to indicate the completeness, perfecting of any act, and thus gives intensity to the signification of the simple word.
col- Latin (lat) With; together.
legere Dutch (nld)
col- Dutch (nld)
com- English (eng) The form of con- used before b, m, and p.
legare English (eng)
ligo Latin (lat) I bandage, wrap around.. I tie, bind.. I unite. A hoe, mattock.
colligo Spanish (spa)
com- Latin (lat)
colligere Dutch (nld)
colligo Latin (lat) (in a reflexive sense) I collect or compose myself, recover my courage or resolution.. (of a number, chiefly, a distance) I amount or come to, extend; am reckoned (in a passive sense).. I gather, draw, bring or collect (together), assemble, pick up; contract, draw up, compress, concentrate; harvest.. I get, gain, acquire, produce, collect.. I make thick, thicken; bind or mass together.. I [...]
collir Catalan (cat) To harvest. To pick (flower, fruit, etc.). To pick up.

Words with the same origin as collir

Descendants of lego
Lleó acollir collit diligent elecció elegant elegir lector legió llegir llegum llenya lleonès lliçó recollir relegació religió
Descendants of con-
aconseguir començar company complet complir comprar comptar compte comte comú conduir coneixement conscient consciència consell construir conte content contracte convèncer conèixer costum cosí cuidar descobert
Descendants of col-
acollidor
Descendants of com-
comparar
Descendants of ligo
lligar obligació obligar