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English word participate comes from Latin capio (I capture, seize, take. I take in, understand. I take on.), Proto-Italic *partis (Part.), English take, English part, Proto-Italic - kaps.

Participate etymology ?

Participate detailed word origin explanation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
capio Latin (lat) I capture, seize, take. I take in, understand. I take on.
*partis Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Part.
take English (eng) (film) A scene recorded (filmed) at one time, without an interruption or break; a recording of such a scene.. (medicine) An instance of successful inoculation/vaccination.. (music) A recording of a musical performance made during an uninterrupted single recording period.. (printing) The quantity of copy given to a compositor at one time.. (rugby, cricket) A catch of the ball (in cricket, [...]
part English (eng) Partly; partially; fractionally. (intransitive) To be divided in two or separated; shed.. (intransitive) To leave someone's company; (rare, poetic, literary) to go way; to die; to get rid of something, stop using it.. (obsolete) To have a part or share; to partake.. (obsolete) To hold apart; to stand or intervene between.. (transitive) To divide in two.. (transitive, archaic) To leave; to [...]
- kaps Proto-Italic (itc-pro)
partim Latin (lat) (transferred senses) :. Literally. Partly, in part, a part, some of, some.
*partikaps Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Sharing.
particeps Latin (lat) Sharing.
participo Latin (lat) I impart. I partake of. I participate in. I share.
participate English (eng) (obsolete) Acting in common; participating. (intransitive) To join in, to take part, to involve oneself (in something). [from 16th c.]. (obsolete) To share (something) with others; to transfer (something) to or unto others. [16th-18th c.]. (obsolete, transitive) To share, share in (something). [16th-19th c.].

Words with the same origin as participate

Descendants of capio
accept accepted cap capacity catch chase concept deceive deception except exception exceptional intercept occupation occupy perception prince principle purchase receive reception recipe recover recovery
Descendants of *partis
apart depart disperse parcel part particle particular partner party portion proportion
Descendants of - kaps
municipal