doccia etymology

Italian word doccia comes from Proto-Indo-European *dukn-, and later Proto-Italic *doukō (Lead.)

Detailed word origin of doccia

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*dukn- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*doukō Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Lead.
ducere Latin (lat) "be thou led, be thou guided". "to lead, to guide".
ductus Latin (lat) (Medieval Latin) conveyance (of water); hence, a channel. Generalship. Leadership, leading.
ductio Latin (lat) Leading (away).
doccione Italian (ita) Spout (for water); gargoyle.
doccia Italian (ita) (surgery) plaster cast. Drainpipe. Shower.

Words with the same origin as doccia

Descendants of *dukn-