respected etymology

English word respected comes from English respect

Detailed word origin of respected

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
respect English (eng) (countable) a particular aspect, feature or detail of something. (uncountable) an attitude of consideration or high regard. (uncountable) good opinion, honor, or admiration. (uncountable, always plural) Polite greetings, often offered as condolences after a death.. Good will; favor (obsolete) To look toward; to face.. (obsolete) To regard; to consider; to deem.. (transitive, dated except in [...]
respected English (eng) Deserving of respect; due special honor or appreciation.

Words with the same origin as respected

Descendants of respect