English word enormous comes from Latin norma (A carpenter’s square. A norm, standard (rule, precept).).
Enormous etymology history?
Enormous detailed word origin explanation
|norma || Latin (lat) ||A carpenter’s square. A norm, standard (rule, precept). |
|enormis || Latin (lat) ||Enormous, immense. Irregular, unusual. |
|enormous || English (eng) ||(obsolete) Deviating from the norm; unusual, extraordinary.. (obsolete) Exceedingly wicked; atrocious or outrageous.. Extremely large; greatly exceeding the common size, extent, etc. |
Words with the same origin as enormous
- Descendants of norma