conscient etymology

French word conscient comes from Latin con-, Proto-Indo-European *skeh₁i-d, and later Latin scio (I can, know, understand, have knowledge.. I know carnally.)

Detailed word origin of conscient

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
con- Latin (lat) Used in compounds to indicate a being or bringing together of several objects. Used in compounds to indicate the completeness, perfecting of any act, and thus gives intensity to the signification of the simple word.
*skeh₁i-d Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
com- Latin (lat)
*skijō Proto-Italic (itc-pro)
scio Latin (lat) I can, know, understand, have knowledge.. I know carnally.
ști Romanian (ron) (reflexive) to be known. To know (generally said of facts).
conscio Latin (lat) I am conscious of, have on my conscience.. I know well.
conscire Latin (lat)
conscientis Latin (lat)
conscient French (fra) Aware of something's implications or consequences.. Physically alert; conscious.

Words with the same origin as conscient

Descendants of con-
combat commencer commun complet complètement comprendre compris compter concours conduire conduit connaissance connaître connu conseil construire contact contrat convaincre costume coucher couché couple cousin découvert
Descendants of *skeh₁i-d
abscisse bouldozeur bouledogue scinder scission shit