educate etymology

English word educate comes from Latin duco (I draw, pull. I lead, guide. I prolong. I think, consider.), Latin ducere ("be thou led, be thou guided". "to lead, to guide".), Latin e, Latin dux

Detailed word origin of educate

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
duco Latin (lat) I draw, pull. I lead, guide. I prolong. I think, consider.
ducere Latin (lat) "be thou led, be thou guided". "to lead, to guide".
e Latin (lat) out of, from The name of the letter E.
dux Latin (lat) (Medieval Latin) duke. Commander, general. Leader. Prince, ruler.
eductus Latin (lat)
educatus Latin (lat)
educate English (eng) To instruct or train.

Words with the same origin as educate

Descendants of duco
abduction conduct conductor conduit deduction douche duct duke educated education educational induce intro introduce introduction produce product production productive reduce reduction reproduction seduce seduction
Descendants of e
survival
Descendants of dux
misconduct