English word sordid comes from Latin sordidus (dirty, of poor quality, low-brow).
Sordid etymology history?
Sordid detailed word origin explanation
|sordeo || Latin (lat) ||(figuratively) I am despised, slighted or held of no account.. (figuratively) I am mean or base.. I am dirty, filthy or foul. |
|sordidus || Latin (lat) ||Dirty. Of poor, mean, base quality, low-brow. |
|sordid || English (eng) ||Dirty or squalid.. Grasping.. Morally degrading. |
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