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English word infinity comes from Latin infinitas, Latin ingratus (Thankless. Ungrateful. Unpleasant, disagreeable.).

Infinity etymology ?

Infinity detailed word origin explanation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
infinitas Latin (lat)
ingratus Latin (lat) Thankless. Ungrateful. Unpleasant, disagreeable.
infinité Old French (fro)
infinity English (eng) (countable, mathematics) A number that has an infinite numerical value that cannot be counted.. (countable, topology, analysis) An idealised point which is said to be approached by sequences of values whose magnitudes increase without bound.. (uncountable) A number which is very large compared to some characteristic number. For example, in optics, an object which is much further away than [...]