prossimo etymology

Italian word prossimo comes from Latin pro, Latin -pe

Detailed word origin of prossimo

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
pro Latin (lat) About. According to. As befitting. As, like. Before. For. In front, instead of. On behalf of.
-pe Latin (lat)
prope Latin (lat) (figuratively) close in time. Almost, nearly. Better (as an approximation). Near, nigh (figuratively) towards, about (in time). Near, near by.
prossimo Italian (ita) Neighbour, neighbor, the others Next (following in time or space). Very near, near, close.

Words with the same origin as prossimo

Descendants of -pe