ligno- etymology

English word ligno- comes from Latin lego, Ancient Greek λόγῳ, Ancient Greek ἀριθμός, and later Latin lignum ((later Latin) wood tissue. Firewood. Tree.)

Detailed word origin of ligno-

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
lego Latin (lat) I collect, gather, bring together. I choose, select, appoint. I read.
λόγῳ Ancient Greek (grc)
ἀριθμός Ancient Greek (grc)
logarithmus New Latin (la-new)
*leǵ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) to collect, to speak, to leak
*leg-no Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
lignum Latin (lat) (later Latin) wood tissue. Firewood. Tree.
ligno- English (eng) Wood.

Words with the same origin as ligno-

Descendants of lego
coil collect elect elegant eligible elite intellect intelligent legacy legend legion lesson neglect religion
Descendants of ἀριθμός
blog colleague college dignity illegal lake leak legal legit legitimate litter log loyalty nat privilege