covercle etymology

Middle English word covercle comes from Latin operio, Latin co- ((intensifier). Together, with.), Italian cum, Italian operio

Detailed word origin of covercle

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
operio Latin (lat) (by extension) I shut, close.. (figuratively) I hide, conceal, dissemble.. (figuratively) I overwhelm, burden.. (figuratively, of a sin) I atone for, cover, cause to be forgotten.. I cover (over something); envelop.
co- Latin (lat) (intensifier). Together, with.
cum Italian (ita)
operio Italian (ita)
aperio Latin (lat) I open. I uncover.
cooperculum Latin (lat) Lid, cover.
covecle Old French (fro)
covercle Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as covercle

Descendants of operio
coverchief coveren forcoveren
Descendants of co-
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