legale etymology

Italian word legale comes from Ancient Greek (to 1453) λόγῳ, Ancient Greek (to 1453) ἀριθμός, and later Latin legalis (Law (attributive). Legal.)

Detailed word origin of legale

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
λόγῳ Ancient Greek (to 1453) (grc)
ἀριθμός Ancient Greek (to 1453) (grc)
logarithmus New Latin (la-new)
*leǵ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) to collect, to speak, to leak
*leǵ-s Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*lēg- Proto-Italic (itc-pro)
legis Latin (lat)
legalis Latin (lat) Law (attributive). Legal.
legale Italian (ita) Juridical, juristic. Lawful, legitimate. Legal, law (attribute) Lawyer, attorney.

Words with the same origin as legale

Descendants of ἀριθμός
cogliere collega colto dignità elegante illegale intellettuale lealtà legato legge leggere legittimo legna legno letto lettore lettura lezione negligenza privilegio religione religioso scegliere scelto