mono- etymology

English word mono- comes from Proto-Indo-European *mnā-, Proto-Indo-European *mī-

Detailed word origin of mono-

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*mnā- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) to think
*mī- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
μόνος Ancient Greek (grc)
mono- English (eng) One.

Words with the same origin as mono-

Descendants of *mnā-
automatic brain main mainland mansion mental mention min mind mine minor mint minus monastery monitor monk moon moonlight mount mountain moustache my permanent remain summon
Descendants of *mī-
admit bottle common communication ma mad mail male mask meal mean meaning miller minister minute miss mix mixed more nightmare poison