grammar etymology

English word grammar comes from Latin grammatica (Grammar, philology.)

Detailed word origin of grammar

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
grammatica Latin (lat) Grammar, philology.
gramaire Old French (fro) Grammar (study of this syntax). Grammar (syntax used by a language). Grammarian. Grimoire (book of spells or magic). Magician; conjuror. One educated in Latin; a Latinophone.
gramery Middle English (enm)
grammar English (eng) (obsolete, intransitive) To discourse according to the rules of grammar; to use grammar. (British, archaic) A textbook.. (UK) A grammar school.. (computing theory) A formal system defining a formal language. (computing theory) A formal system specifying the syntax of a language.. (uncountable, linguistics) The study of the internal structure of words (morphology) and the use of words in the [...]

Words with the same origin as grammar

Descendants of grammatica
grammar checker grammarian grammarless grammeme grimoire