English word discipline comes from Latin disciplina (discipline), ultimately form Latin discipulus (student, pupil, disciple).
Discipline detailed word origin explanation
|discipulus || Latin (lat) ||Student, pupil, disciple. |
|disciplina || Latin (lat) ||instruction, knowledge |
|descipline || Old French (842-ca. 1400) (fro) ||Discipline; strict application of rules. Rule. (by extension) massacre; ravaging; destruction. Corporal punishment. |
|discipline || English (eng) ||(transitive) To impose order on someone.. (transitive) To punish someone in order to (re)gain control.. (transitive) To teach someone to obey authority.. (transitive) To train someone by instruction and practice. (Catholicism): A whip used for self-flagellation.. A category in which a certain art, sport or other activity belongs.. A controlled behaviour; self-control.. A flagellation as a [...] |
Words with the same origin as discipline