dorato etymology

Italian word dorato comes from Proto-Indo-European *h₂é-h₂us-o-, and later Proto-Italic *auzom (Gold.)

Detailed word origin of dorato

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*h₂é-h₂us-o- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) glow
*auzom Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Gold.
ausum Latin (lat) ("gold").
ausum Old Latin (itc-ola)
aurum Latin (lat) A Golden Age. Any object made of gold, such as a gold coin or a gold ring. Gold (as mineral or metal). Gold (colour). Lustre.
deauro Latin (lat) (transitive) I gild; cover with gold.
dorare Italian (ita) (transitive) to gild (plate with gold). (transitive, cooking) to brown.
dorato Italian (ita) Gilt, gilded. Golden.

Words with the same origin as dorato

Descendants of *h₂é-h₂us-o-
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