worldwide etymology

English word worldwide comes from English world, English -wide (Throughout the specified area.)

Detailed word origin of worldwide

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
world English (eng) (archaic) Age, era. (by extension) Any other astronomical body which many be inhabitable, such as a natural satellite.. (countable) A planet, especially one which is inhabited or inhabitable.. (fiction, speculation) A realm, such as planet, containing one or multiple societies of beings, specially intelligent ones.. (informal) A great amount.. (tarot) The twenty-second trump or major arcana [...]
-wide English (eng) Throughout the specified area.
worldwide English (eng) Throughout the world. Spanning the world.

Words with the same origin as worldwide

Descendants of -wide