battaglia etymology

Italian word battaglia comes from Proto-Indo-European *bū-, Proto-Indo-European *bhau(t)-

Detailed word origin of battaglia

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*bū- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*bhau(t)- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
battuo Latin (lat) I bang (have sex with). I beat, hit, pound, beat up. I fight.
battālia Late Latin (LL)
battaglia Italian (ita) Battle, fight.