BDSM etymology

English word BDSM comes from Latin discipulus (Student, pupil, disciple.), English bond, English bond, Latin disco ((drama) I study, practice. I learn.)

Detailed word origin of BDSM

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
discipulus Latin (lat) Student, pupil, disciple.
bond English (eng) A peasant; churl.. A vassal; serf; one held in bondage to a superior. In a state of servitude or slavedom; not free.. Servile; slavish; pertaining to or befitting a slave.. Subject to the tenure called bondage.
bond English (eng) (chemistry) A link or force between neighbouring atoms in a molecule.. (construction) In building, a specific pattern of bricklaying.. (finance) A documentary obligation to pay a sum or to perform a contract; a debenture.. (legal) Evidence of a long-term debt, by which the bond issuer (the borrower) is obliged to pay interest when due, and repay the principal at maturity, as specified on the [...]
disco Latin (lat) (drama) I study, practice. I learn.
discipulina Latin (lat)
disciplina Latin (lat) Discipline, science, study. Method. Teaching, instruction, education. Training.
descipline Old French (fro) (by extension) massacre; ravaging; destruction. Corporal punishment. Discipline; strict application of rules. Rule.
sadism English (eng) (chiefly, psychiatry) The enjoyment of inflicting pain or humiliation without pity.. (in general) Deliberate cruelty, either mental or physical, to other people, or to animals, regardless of whether for (sexual) gratification.. Achievement of sexual gratification by inflicting pain or humiliation on others, or watching pain or humiliation inflicted on others.
BDSM English (eng) (uncountable) Sexual practices or activities involving bondage, discipline, sadism, masochism, or acts of domination and submission.

Words with the same origin as BDSM

Descendants of discipulus
bondage disciple
Descendants of disco
discipline disple