accento etymology

Italian word accento comes from Latin ad ((direction) toward, to, on, up to, for.)

Detailed word origin of accento

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ad Latin (lat) (direction) toward, to, on, up to, for.
accino Latin (lat) I sing to.
accentus Latin (lat) (figuratively) intensity, violence. (phonology) accent, tone, accentuation. A blast, signal.
accento Italian (ita) Accent (way of speaking). Stress (in the pronunciation of a syllable, and the mark above a letter). Tone (of voice).

Words with the same origin as accento

Descendants of ad
a accedere accelerare accusa accusare affare aggiungere aggiunto amministratore amministrazione ammirare ammiratore annullare apparire appartamento appetito approccio arrivare arrogante attendere attenti attenzione attratto avventura