neurologist etymology

English word neurologist comes from English neuro-, English -logist (A person who studies or is an expert in the related -logy.)

Detailed word origin of neurologist

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
neuro- English (eng) Forming compound words relating to nerves, nerve tissue, or the nervous system.
-logist English (eng) A person who studies or is an expert in the related -logy.
neurologist English (eng) A doctor or scientist who practices or specializes in neurology.

Words with the same origin as neurologist

Descendants of neuro-
neurobiology neurobrucellosis neurochemical neurofibromatosis neurogenic neurohypnology neuroinformation neuroma neuroscience neuroscientist neurosecretion neurosemantics neurosis neurosteroid neurosurgeon neurosurgery neurosurgical neurotheological neurotic neurotoxicology neurotoxin neurotransmitter neurovascular neuroweapon
Descendants of -logist
acarologist accidentologist aerologist alcohologist auxologist bryologist cardiologist chiropterologist cnidariologist ecologist enologist ethnologist heresiologist isopodologist laryngologist mycologist necrologist orchidologist organologist otologist paedologist phytologist pneumonologist pædologist