scientific etymology

English word scientific comes from Malayalam scientificus

Detailed word origin of scientific

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
scientificus Malayalam (mal)
scientifique Middle French (ca. 1400-1600) (frm)
scientific English (eng) Having the quality of being derived from, or consistent with, the scientific method.. In accord with procedures, methods, conduct and accepted conventions of modern science.. Of, or having to do with science.