English word impossible comes from Latin ingratus (Thankless. Ungrateful. Unpleasant, disagreeable.), Latin possibilis (Possible, that may exist, that may be done.).
Impossible detailed word origin explanation
|ingratus || Latin (lat) ||Thankless. Ungrateful. Unpleasant, disagreeable. |
|possibilis || Latin (lat) ||Possible, that may exist, that may be done. |
|impossibilis || Latin (lat) ||Impossible. |
|impossible || Old French (842-ca. 1400) (fro) || |
|impossible || English (eng) ||(obsolete) an impossibility (colloquial, of a person) Very difficult to deal with.. (math, dated) imaginary. Not possible; not able to be done or happen. |
Words with the same origin as impossible