perfection etymology

English word perfection comes from Latin perfectio (Finishing, completion. Perfection.)

Detailed word origin of perfection

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
perfectio Latin (lat) Finishing, completion. Perfection.
perfection Old French (fro)
perfection English (eng) (obsolete, transitive) To perfect. A quality, endowment, or acquirement completely excellent; an ideal; faultlessness; especially, the divine attribute of complete excellence.. The quality or state of being perfect or complete, so that nothing substandard remains; the highest attainable state or degree of excellence.