accusacion etymology

Middle English word accusacion comes from Latin causa, Latin ad ((direction) toward, to, on, up to, for.)

Detailed word origin of accusacion

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
causa Latin (lat) For the sake of or on account of (Medieval Latin) thing. (figuratively) justification, explanation. Case, claim, contention. Cause, reason. Motive, pretext. Situation, condition.
ad Latin (lat) (direction) toward, to, on, up to, for.
accuso Latin (lat) (legal) I indict, accuse, arraign, charge with a crime.. I blame, reproach, make a complaint against, find fault with.
accusatio Latin (lat) A rebuke, reproof, reproach.. An accusation, indictment, complaint.
acusacion Old French (fro) Accusation.
accusacion Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as accusacion

Descendants of causa
accusour acuser escusen excusen
Descendants of ad
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