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English word transit comes from Latin eo, Latin trans-, Latin trans (Across, beyond.).

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Transit detailed word origin explanation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
eo Latin (lat) (with abl. or loc.) there, in that place.. (with ablative) therefore, because, for that reason.. (with dative, of motion) to that place, thither.. (with dative, of tendency) to that end, with that purpose.. (with dative, of time) until, so long, up to that time.. (with quo, of quantity) so much, by so much. (business) I go for; I am sold at (a certain price).. (intransitive) I go.. (legal) I [...]
trans- Latin (lat)
trans Latin (lat) Across, beyond.
transeo Latin (lat) (figuratively) I cease, pass away.. (of time) I pass, elapse.. I go over (to a side or faction). I pass over.. I surpass, exceed.. I traverse, go across.
transit English (eng) (Internet) To carry communications traffic to and from a customer or another network on a compensation basis as opposed to peerage in which the traffic to and from another network is carried on an equivalency basis or without charge.. (astronomy, intransitive) To make a transit.. To pass over, across or through something.. To revolve an instrument about its horizontal axis so as to reverse [...]

Words with the same origin as transit

Descendants of eo
circuit commence count countdown countless exit experience experienced inexperienced initial initiation initiative issue itinerary obituary perish sudden trance transition
Descendants of trans-
jinx tradition traditional train trainee traitor trajectory transfer transferred translate translation translator transmission transmit transparent transport transportation transporting tray treason
Descendants of trans
ashtray trade trademark travis