ospitare etymology

Italian word ospitare comes from Latin potis (Able, capable, possible.), Proto-Indo-European *gʰóstis (Enemy. Guest. Stranger, host.), Proto-Indo-European *pótnih₂

Detailed word origin of ospitare

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
potis Latin (lat) Able, capable, possible.
*gʰóstis Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Enemy. Guest. Stranger, host.
*pótnih₂ Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
hostis Latin (lat) (plural only) the enemy. An enemy of the state, a stranger.
*gʰóspot- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*hostipotis Proto-Italic (itc-pro)
hospes Latin (lat) Guest, visitor. Host. Stranger; foreigner.
hospito Latin (lat) I act as host, entertain, play.. I offer hospitality.
hospitāre Late Latin (LL)
ospitare Italian (ita) (transitive) to hold (an event). (transitive) to play at home to a visiting sports team. (transitive) to put up or accommodate someone.

Words with the same origin as ospitare

Descendants of potis
hotel onnipotente ospedale ospitalità ospite ospizio possedere posseduto possesso possibile potente potenza potere
Descendants of *gʰóstis