poly- etymology

English word poly- comes from Proto-Indo-European *polh₁ús

Detailed word origin of poly-

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*polh₁ús Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
πλείων Ancient Greek (grc)
poly- English (eng) Many. Polymer.

Words with the same origin as poly-

Descendants of *polh₁ús
poll polygraph