analysis etymology

English word analysis comes from Ancient Greek (to 1453) ἀνά, Ancient Greek (to 1453) λύσις, Ancient Greek (to 1453) λύω

Detailed word origin of analysis

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ἀνά Ancient Greek (to 1453) (grc)
λύσις Ancient Greek (to 1453) (grc)
λύω Ancient Greek (to 1453) (grc)
ἀνα- Ancient Greek (to 1453) (grc)
ἀναλύω Ancient Greek (to 1453) (grc)
ἀνάλυσις Ancient Greek (to 1453) (grc)
analysis Malayalam (mal)
analysis English (eng) (countable) Decomposition into components in order to study (a complex thing, concept, theory etc.).. (countable) The result of such a process.. (countable, chemistry) The process of breaking down a substance into its constituent parts, or the result of this process.. (countable, logic) Proof by deduction from known truths.. (countable, psychology) Psychoanalysis.. (uncountable, mathematics) [...]

Words with the same origin as analysis

Descendants of ἀνά
ana analogy analyze anatomy aneurysm lex