acuser etymology

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

Detailed word origin of acuser

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.
accusator Latin (lat) Accuser, plaintiff. Denouncer, informer.
accusour Old French (fro) Accuser (one who accuses).
accusour Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as acuser

Descendants of causa
accusacion accusour escusen excusen
Descendants of ad
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