English word predictable comes from English -able, English predict.
Predictable detailed word origin explanation
|-able || English (eng) ||Able to be done; fit to be done.. An adjectival suffix; forms adjectives meaning:. Due to be.. Giving, or inclined to.. Relevant to or suitable to, in accordance with.. Subject to. |
|predict || English (eng) ||(obsolete) A prediction. (intransitive) To make predictions.. (transitive) To make a prediction: to forecast, foretell, or estimate a future event on the basis of knowledge and reasoning; to prophesy a future event on the basis of mystical knowledge or power.. (transitive, military, rare) To direct a ranged weapon against a target by means of a predictor.. (transitive, of theories, laws, [...] |
|predictable || English (eng) ||Able to be predicted. |
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