computation etymology

French word computation comes from Latin puto, Latin com, Latin com-, and later Latin computo (I calculate, compute, reckon together.)

Detailed word origin of computation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
puto Latin (lat) (figuratively) I arrange, settle. (figuratively) I judge, suspect, suppose. (figuratively) I ponder, consider, think about. (figuratively) I value, esteem, deem, regard, consider. I clean, cleanse. I trim, prune, lop.
com Latin (lat)
com- Latin (lat)
computo Latin (lat) I calculate, compute, reckon together.
computatio Latin (lat) Calculation, reckoning, computation.
computation French (fra) (old) computation.

Words with the same origin as computation

Descendants of puto
compte computer comte comtesse conter dispute députer député imputation imputer racontable racontar raconter réputer supputation supputer vicomte
Descendants of com
arrière-cour basse-cour concorde cour cour d'honneur court courtisan courtois courtoisement courtoisie
Descendants of com-
accueil accueillir collègue combat combattre commander commencer commerce commissaire commission complet complexe complètement comprendre compter compétition construire copain correct coucher couché cousin prix précieux