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Modern Greek word μα comes from Proto-Italic *magnos (Great.), Proto-Indo-European *méga-, Proto-Indo-European *m̥ǵh₂yós, Proto-Indo-European *méǵh₂yōs (Bigger, greater.), English Carolus Magnus, Proto-Indo-European *mag-no-, Proto-Indo-European *maǵ-yes-, Latin -e (-ly; used to form adverbs from adjectives.).

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Μα detailed word origin explanation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*magnos Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Great.
*méga- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*m̥ǵh₂yós Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*méǵh₂yōs Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Bigger, greater.
Carolus Magnus English (eng)
*mag-no- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*maǵ-yes- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
-e Latin (lat) -ly; used to form adverbs from adjectives.
*méǵh₂yōs‎ Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Bigger, greater.
*magjōs Proto-Italic (itc-pro)
maius Latin (lat)
magnopere Latin (lat) Earnestly, vehemently. Greatly, exceedingly.
magis Latin (lat) Better. More. More greatly. Rather.
*mas Latin (lat) (Vulgar Latin) but. (Vulgar Latin) more. (Vulgar Latin) preceded by the definite article, used to form the superlative of adjectives and adverbs. (Vulgar Latin) used to form the comparative of adjectives and adverbs.
ma Italian (ita) But (informal) Used to introduce a new topic or a question.. (informal, emphatic) Indicates emotion or emphasis.
μα Byzantine Greek (gkm)
μα Modern Greek (1453-) (ell) But.

Words with the same origin as μα

Descendants of *magnos
μάστορας