sonic etymology

English word sonic comes from Latin sono, English -gram (Something written, drawn or otherwise recorded.)

Detailed word origin of sonic

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
sono Latin (lat) (intransitive) I make a noise, sound, resound.. (transitive) I cry out, call; sing; celebrate, praise, extol.. (transitive) I sound, utter, speak, express, call.
-gram English (eng) Something written, drawn or otherwise recorded.
sonus Latin (lat) (figuratively) tone, character, style. Sound, noise; pitch; speech.
sonic English (eng) Having a speed approaching that of the speed of sound in air.. Of or relating to sound.

Words with the same origin as sonic

Descendants of sono
re sound sounded sounding soundtrack ultrasound unison
Descendants of -gram
hologram telegram