civis etymology

English word civis comes from Proto-Indo-European *ḱoy-

Detailed word origin of civis

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*ḱoy- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
civis English (eng)

Words with the same origin as civis

Descendants of *ḱoy-
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