nudity etymology

English word nudity comes from English nude, English -ity

Detailed word origin of nudity

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
nude English (eng) (with article, "the nude") The state of total nudity.. A color that resembles or evokes bare flesh; a paint, dye, etc. of such color.. A painting, sculpture, photograph or other artwork or mass-media-reproduced image depicting one or more human figure(s) in a state of near or total undress. (of clothing, makeup, etc) Of a color (such as beige or tan) that evokes bare flesh.. Without clothing [...]
-ity English (eng) Used to form a noun from an adjective; especially, to form the noun referring to the state, property, or quality of conforming to the adjective's description.. Used to form other nouns, especially abstract nouns.
nudity English (eng) (countable, rare) Something or someone without clothes.. (uncountable) The state or quality of being without clothing on the body; specifically, the quality of being without clothing on the genitals.

Words with the same origin as nudity

Descendants of nude
clothed clothes female
Descendants of -ity
brutality capability complexity confidentiality creativity disability electricity homosexuality intensity maturity mentality nationality sensitivity sexuality