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Italian word mangiare comes from Latin do (I give.. I offer, render.. I yield, surrender, concede.), Latin manus, Proto-Indo-European *men-, Proto-Indo-European *dhē-.

Mangiare etymology ?

Mangiare detailed word origin explanation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
do Latin (lat) I give.. I offer, render.. I yield, surrender, concede.
manus Latin (lat) (figuratively) bravery, valor. (figuratively) violence, fighting. (legal) an arrest. (legal) legal power of a man over his wife. (military, nautical) grappling hooks used to snare enemy vessels. A side, part, faction. A stake (in dice). A thrust with a sword. Branch of a tree. Group of people. Group, company, host, multitude of people, especially of soldiers. Hand. Handwriting. Labor. Paw of [...]
*men- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*dhē- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
mando Latin (lat) I chew, masticate. I bite, gnaw Glutton, gormandizer.
manducare Latin (lat)
mandūcāre Late Latin (LL)
manducare Late Latin (LL)
mangier Old French (842-ca. 1400) (fro)
mangiare Italian (ita) (intransitive) to tuck in, to start to eat. (transitive) to consume. (transitive) to eat Eating. Food. Scoff.

Words with the same origin as mangiare

Descendants of do
comandante comandare condizione dare data dato edizione esca mandare mandato mangiata nascondere perdere perdita predatore raccomandazione rendere resa ridare tradire traditore tradizione vendere venditore
Descendants of manus
asciugamano comando domanda manager maniera manifesto mano manuale pugnale pugno rimandare ripugnante telecomando
Descendants of *men-
altrimenti dimenticare eminenza memoria meno mentale mente mentire mento menzogna minore monaco monastero moneta monitor montaggio montagna montare monte mostro permanente rimanere rimasto tramonto