English word admiration comes from Latin -atio ((Vulgar Latin) Form of -tiō appended to nouns.), Latin ad- (To.), Latin miro (I wonder or marvel (at).).
Admiration detailed word origin explanation
|-atio || Latin (lat) ||(Vulgar Latin) Form of -tiō appended to nouns. |
|ad- || Latin (lat) ||To. |
|miro || Latin (lat) ||I wonder or marvel (at). |
|admiratio || Latin (lat) ||Wonder, admiration. |
|admiration || English (eng) ||(obsolete) Cause of admiration; something to excite wonder, or pleased surprise.. (obsolete) Wondering or questioning (without any particular positive or negative attitude to the subject).. A positive emotion including wonder and approbation; the regarding of another as being wonderful. |
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