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English word enormous comes from Latin norma (A carpenter’s square. A norm, standard (rule, precept).).

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Enormous detailed word origin explanation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
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.

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