hydro- etymology

English word hydro- comes from Ancient Greek ὑδρο-

Detailed word origin of hydro-

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ὑδρο- Ancient Greek (grc)
hydro- English (eng) (chemistry) hydrogen. (mineralogy) a hydrous compound. (zoology) Hydrozoa. Water.

Words with the same origin as hydro-

Descendants of ὑδρο-
Hydra MHDD MHDE hydra hydracrylic acid hydrate hydrazine hydriodic hydroborate hydrocarbon hydrocarbonate hydrochloric hydrocinchonine hydrocracking hydrodealkylation hydrodynamics hydroelectric hydroferrocyanic hydrofluoric hydrofoil hydroformer hydrohydrodesulphurization hydroxide hydroxonium hydrurilic