proceed etymology

English word proceed comes from Latin cedere, Latin pro, and later Old French (842-ca. 1400) proceder (To advance; to go onward; to carry on.)

Detailed word origin of proceed

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
cedere Latin (lat)
pro Latin (lat) About. According to. As befitting. As, like. Before. For. In front, instead of. On behalf of.
procedere Latin (lat)
proceder Old French (842-ca. 1400) (fro) To advance; to go onward; to carry on.
proceed English (eng) (intransitive) To be transacted; to take place; to occur.. (intransitive) To come from (have as the source or origin). (intransitive) To go on in an orderly or regulated manner; to begin and carry on a series of acts or measures; to act methodically. (intransitive) To move, pass, or go forward or onward; to advance; to carry on. (intransitive) To pass from one point, topic, or stage, to [...]

Words with the same origin as proceed

Descendants of cedere
ancestor ancestral procedure process processed procession recess recession success successful succession
Descendants of pro
purchase pure purpose