sensation etymology

French word sensation comes from Proto-Indo-European *snt-, and later Latin sensatus (Sensible, intelligent, gifted with sense.)

Detailed word origin of sensation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*snt- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
sentio Latin (lat) I feel; I perceive with the senses. I have an opinion; I feel an emotion. I perceive: I notice mentally.
sensus Latin (lat) (poetic) understanding, reason. A feeling, sentiment. Perception, capability of feeling, ability to perceive.
sensatus Latin (lat) Sensible, intelligent, gifted with sense.
sensatio Latin (lat)
sensationem Malayalam (mal)
sensation French (fra) Sensation.

Words with the same origin as sensation

Descendants of *snt-
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