proscriben etymology

Middle English word proscriben comes from Latin scriptum (Text; anything written.), Latin pro, Latin pro-

Detailed word origin of proscriben

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
scriptum Latin (lat) Text; anything written.
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.
proscribo Latin (lat) I advertise, proclaim. I outlaw, banish.. I proscribe, ban.. I publish.
proscriben Middle English (enm)

Words with the same origin as proscriben

Descendants of scriptum
proscripcion scrit
Descendants of pro
processioun profit proponen proporcion protesten pur purpos purposen
Descendants of pro-
purloynen youhthe youthe ȝeoȝuthe ȝewethe ȝouthe ȝuwethe ȝuȝethe