English word except comes from Latin capio (I capture, seize, take. I take in, understand. I take on.).
Except detailed word origin explanation
|capio || Latin (lat) ||I capture, seize, take. I take in, understand. I take on. |
|excipere || Latin (lat) || |
|exceptus || Latin (lat) || |
|excepter || Middle French (ca. 1400-1600) (frm) || |
|except || English (eng) ||(intransitive) To take exception, to object (to or against).. (transitive) To exclude; to specify as being an exception. With the exception of; but. (archaic) Unless; used to introduce a hypothetical case in which an exception may exist.. With the exception (that); used to introduce a clause, phrase or adverb forming an exception or qualification to something previously stated. |
Words with the same origin as except