mirus etymology

English word mirus comes from Proto-Indo-European *mei-

Detailed word origin of mirus

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*mei- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) small , to change , to change, exchange, to smile, to be astonished
mirus English (eng)

Words with the same origin as mirus

Descendants of *mei-
admire ant bottle emmet google marvel massacre mathematician miracle miraculous mirage mirror miscarriage mischief misconduct misfortune mishap miss missy misunderstand