atrophie etymology

French word atrophie comes from Ancient Greek ἀ-, Ancient Greek τροφή, and later Latin atrophia (Atrophy (wasting consumption).)

Detailed word origin of atrophie

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ἀ- Ancient Greek (grc)
τροφή Ancient Greek (grc)
ἄτροφος Ancient Greek (grc)
ἀτροφία Ancient Greek (grc)
atrophia Latin (lat) Atrophy (wasting consumption).
atrophie French (fra) Atrophy.

Words with the same origin as atrophie

Descendants of ἀ-
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