English word mansion comes from Proto-Indo-European *mnā-.
Mansion detailed word origin explanation
|*mnā- || Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) ||to think |
|remansum || Latin (lat) || |
|mansus || Latin (lat) || |
|mansione || Latin (lat) || |
|mansion || English (eng) ||(Chinese astronomy) One of twenty-eight sections of the sky.. (UK) A luxurious flat (apartment).. (chiefly, _, in the plural) An individual habitation or apartment within a large house or group of buildings. (Now chiefly in allusion to John 14:2.). (historical) An astrological house; a station of the moon.. (obsolete) A house provided for a clergyman; a manse.. (obsolete) A stopping-place [...] |
Words with the same origin as mansion