proporcion etymology

Middle English word proporcion comes from Latin portio (Relation, proportion. Share, part, portion.), Latin pro, Latin pro-

Detailed word origin of proporcion

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
portio Latin (lat) Relation, proportion. Share, part, portion.
pro Latin (lat) About. According to. As befitting. As, like. Before. For. In front, instead of. On behalf of.
pro- Latin (lat) (prefixed to verbs of utterance) in place of, on behalf of. (temporally) prior, fore-. Action directed forward or in front. Advantage. Bringing into being, forth, or into the open. Downward and forward movement. Forward direction, forward movement. Prominence.
proportio Latin (lat) Analogy. Proportion. Symmetry.
proportion Old French (fro)
proportion French (fra) Proportion.
proporcion Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as proporcion

Descendants of portio
Descendants of pro
processioun profit proponen proscriben proscripcion protesten pur purpos purposen
Descendants of pro-
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