separation etymology

English word separation comes from Latin paro (I prepare, arrange. I provide, furnish. I resolve, purpose.), Latin se- (Separately, astray. Without.)

Detailed word origin of separation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
paro Latin (lat) I prepare, arrange. I provide, furnish. I resolve, purpose.
se- Latin (lat) Separately, astray. Without.
separare Latin (lat)
separationem Latin (lat)
separacion Old French (fro)
separation English (eng) (legal) An agreement terminating a relationship between husband and wife, but short of a divorce.. (military) Departure from active duty, while not necessarily leaving the service entirely.. An interval, gap or space that separates things.. The act of disuniting two or more things, or the condition of being separated.. The place at which a division occurs.

Words with the same origin as separation

Descendants of paro
apparatus celestial compare comparison emperor empire empress imperative imperial parachute parade prepare repair scuba separate sever severance
Descendants of se-
absolute assurance assure dissolve reassure resolve secret secretary secretive secure security seduce seduction select selection sober sol solution solve sure