formicarium etymology

English word formicarium comes from English -arium, Latin furmica (("ant").)

Detailed word origin of formicarium

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-arium English (eng) A device associated with a specified function.. A place associated with a specified thing.
furmica Latin (lat) ("ant").
formicarium English (eng) A vivarium used for the study of ants and ant colonies.

Words with the same origin as formicarium

Descendants of -arium
dolphinarium gerbilarium insectarium magnetarium oceanarium ophidiarium orchidarium orphanarium penguinarium planetarium septarium termitarium terrarium xylarium