pauci- etymology

English word pauci- comes from Proto-Indo-European *pau-, Proto-Indo-European *peh₂w-, and later Latin paucus (Few, little.)

Detailed word origin of pauci-

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*pau- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*peh₂w- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*paukus Proto-Italic (itc-pro)
paucus Latin (lat) Few, little.
pauci- English (eng) (chiefly, biology) Having or involving few.

Words with the same origin as pauci-

Descendants of *peh₂w-
brony carpool cesspool everypony few pauper pav pavlova pony ponytail pool poolroom poop poor poorhouse poorly poppet poultry pov poverty puberty puerile pupa pupil puppet