superstition etymology

French word superstition comes from Latin supersto (I stand over or upon. I survive.)

Detailed word origin of superstition

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
supersto Latin (lat) I stand over or upon. I survive.
superstitio Latin (lat) Superstition.
superstition French (fra) Superstition.

Words with the same origin as superstition

Descendants of supersto
superstitieux