neutrino etymology

English word neutrino comes from Italian neutro (Neuter. Neutral (in all senses).)

Detailed word origin of neutrino

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
neutro Italian (ita) Neuter. Neutral (in all senses).
neutrino Italian (ita)
neutrino English (eng) An elementary particle that is classified as a lepton, and has an extremely small but nonzero mass and no electric charge. It interacts with the surroundings only via the weak force or gravitation, making it very difficult to detect.

Words with the same origin as neutrino

Descendants of neutro
neutralino neutrinic neutrinoless sneutrino