component etymology

English word component comes from Latin pono (I ordain. I place, put, lay. I set up, pitch (camp).)

Detailed word origin of component

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
pono Latin (lat) I ordain. I place, put, lay. I set up, pitch (camp).
componere Latin (lat)
componens Latin (lat)
component English (eng) Made up of smaller complete units in combination; as a component stereo.. Making up a larger whole; as a component word. A smaller, self-contained part of a larger entity. Often refers to a manufactured object that is part of a larger device.

Words with the same origin as component

Descendants of pono
aboard according accused add affair agree agreement alien appear approach around arrive aside asleep assault attempt attention available huge opposite post reaction round size suppose