meso- etymology

English word meso- comes from Proto-Indo-European *me (In the middle of, near, by, around, with.), German mittels (By (indicates a means).)

Detailed word origin of meso-

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*me Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) In the middle of, near, by, around, with.
mittels German (deu) By (indicates a means).
*meth₂- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*médʰyos Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Middle.
*métsos Proto-Hellenic (grk-pro) Between. Middle.
μέσῳ Ancient Greek (grc)
meso- English (eng) (chemistry) Designating an achiral member of a group of diastereoisomers that has at least one chiral member. Intermediate. Middle.

Words with the same origin as meso-

Descendants of *me
amid ch chad chard chill chum ich ma mid midday midshipman midwife milady milord min mine minefield miner miny my transformation undermine wo woe woeful