philo- etymology

English word philo- comes from English balanephagous ((rare) Acorn-eating.), English phil-

Detailed word origin of philo-

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
balanephagous English (eng) (rare) Acorn-eating.
phil- English (eng) Forming compound words indicating "fondness for", "favor of", "respect for".
philo- English (eng)

Words with the same origin as philo-

Descendants of balanephagous
balanophagous
Descendants of phil-
philhellene philhippic phillumenist phillumeny