English word specialty comes from Latin specialitas.
Specialty detailed word origin explanation
|specialitas || Latin (lat) || |
|especialte || Old French (fro) || |
|specialty || English (eng) ||(legal) A contract or obligation under seal; a contract by deed; a writing, under seal, given as security for a debt particularly specified.. (obsolete) particularity. A particular or peculiar case.. An attribute or quality peculiar to a species.. That in which one specializes; a chosen expertise or talent. |
Words with the same origin as specialty