abiect etymology

Middle English word abiect comes from Latin iacio, Latin ab

Detailed word origin of abiect

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
iacio Latin (lat) (as a shadow) I project.. (figuratively) I throw out in speaking, let fall, utter, mention, declare.. I lay, set, establish, build, found, construct, erect.. I scatter, sow, throw.. I send forth, emit; bring forth, produce.. I throw, hurl, cast, fling; throw away.
ab Latin (lat) (source of action or event) by, of. (time) after, since. At, on, in. From, away from, out of.
abicio Latin (lat) (of weapons) I discharge, fling, hurl, cast, throw.. (with se) I throw myself on the ground; throw myself away, degrade myself, give up in despair.. I give up, abandon; expose; discard.. I humble, degrade, reduce, lower, cast down.. I overthrow, vanquish.. I sell cheaply, undervalue; waste; degrade, belittle.. I throw or hurl down or away, cast or push away or aside.
abiectus Latin (lat)
abiect Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as abiect

Descendants of iacio
jetteson pargetten rejecten subget
Descendants of ab
abjuren abnegacioun abolisshen abounde abrogat absence absolucioun absolut absolven abundaunce abundaunt abundauntly abusioun adverten avancen avantage avauncen avauntage habaundance sans sconce sconse sense skonce