English word represent comes from Latin praesento (I present, exhibit or show.).
Represent detailed word origin explanation
|praesento || Latin (lat) ||I present, exhibit or show. |
|repraesentare || Latin (lat) || |
|représenter || Old French (842-ca. 1400) (fro) || |
|represent || English (eng) ||(intransitive) (AAVE) To constitute a good example or symbol of a group of people; to acquit oneself well.. (politics, transitive) To act as a representative of (a country, state, district etc.). (sports, transitive) To participate as a team member. (transitive) To bring a certain sensation of into the mind; to cause to be known, felt, or apprehended; to present.. (transitive) To constitute, [...] |
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