rapido etymology

Italian word rapido comes from Proto-Indo-European *h₁rep-, and later Proto-Italic *rapiō (Seize, take away.)

Detailed word origin of rapido

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*h₁rep- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*rapiō Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Seize, take away.
rapere Latin (lat)
rapidus Latin (lat) (figuratively) hasty, hurried. Fierce, seizing. Rapid, quick, swift.
rapido Italian (ita) Quick, fast, rapid.

Words with the same origin as rapido

Descendants of *h₁rep-
rapimento rapire ratto