faveolate etymology

English word faveolate comes from Latin favus (A hexagonal pavement stone. Honeycomb.)

Detailed word origin of faveolate

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
favus Latin (lat) A hexagonal pavement stone. Honeycomb.
faveolate English (eng) Having cavities or cells like those of a honeycomb.

Words with the same origin as faveolate

Descendants of favus
favaginous favose