verify etymology

English word verify comes from Latin facio, Latin verus (Proper, suitable. Right, just. True, real.)

Detailed word origin of verify

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
facio Latin (lat) I appoint.. I do. I make, construct, fashion, frame, build, erect. I make, produce, compose.
verus Latin (lat) Proper, suitable. Right, just. True, real.
verificare Latin (lat)
verificare Malayalam (mal)
vērificāre Malayalam (mal)
verifier Old French (fro) To verify.
verify English (eng) (transitive) To confirm or test the truth or accuracy of something. (transitive) To substantiate or prove the truth of something. (transitive, legal) To affirm something formally, under oath.

Words with the same origin as verify

Descendants of facio
affair affect affected defeat difficult effect effective face faced fact factor factory fair fashion identify pacific perfect profit sacrifice satisfied scientific specific specifically terrific testify
Descendants of verus