> English > Potion
English word potion comes from Latin poto (I drink (liquor).), Latin potis (Able, capable, possible.).

Potion etymology ?

Potion detailed word origin explanation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
poto Latin (lat) I drink (liquor).
potis Latin (lat) Able, capable, possible.
potionis Latin (lat)
pocion Old French (fro)
pocioun Middle English (enm)
potion English (eng) (obsolete) To drug. A small portion or dose of a liquid which is medicinal, poisonous, or magical.

Words with the same origin as potion

Descendants of poto
poison poisonous
Descendants of potis
firepower horsepower impossible impotent manpower possess possession possibility possible potent potential power powerful powering powerless willpower