pyro- etymology

English word pyro- comes from Proto-Indo-European *peh₂u̯r̥

Detailed word origin of pyro-

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*peh₂u̯r̥ Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
πῦρ Ancient Greek (grc)
pyr Latin (lat)
pyro- English (eng) (chemistry) orthoacid.. Fever.. Fire, heat.

Words with the same origin as pyro-

Descendants of *peh₂u̯r̥
afire backfire bonfire campfire ceasefire fiery fire firearm fireball firecracker firefight firefighter firefly firehouse fireman fireplace firewood firework firing gunfire hellfire spitfire u us wildfire