citee etymology

Middle English word citee comes from Proto-Indo-European *ḱoy-, and later Proto-Italic *keiwis ((possibly) citizen. Society.)

Detailed word origin of citee

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*ḱoy- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*keiwis Proto-Italic (itc-pro) (possibly) citizen. Society.
civis English (eng)
ceivis Old Latin (itc-ola)
civis Latin (lat) Citizen.
civitatem Latin (lat)
citet Old French (fro) (chiefly, 12th century).
citee Middle English (enm) City.

Words with the same origin as citee

Descendants of *ḱoy-
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