riprendere etymology

Italian word riprendere comes from Latin prehendere, Latin re-

Detailed word origin of riprendere

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
prehendere Latin (lat)
re- Latin (lat) Again; prefix added to various words to indicate an action being done again, or like the other usages indicated above under English.. Back, backwards.
reprehendo Latin (lat) (legal) I convict, pass judgment on, prosecute, reprimand. (rhetoric) I refute. I blame, find fault with, censure, reprove, rebuke, reprehend, scold. I hold back, hold fast, take hold of, seize, catch. I hold fast, check, restrain; retrieve, recover, restore.
riprendere Italian (ita) (intransitive) to resume, start again, begin again, go back. (intransitive, of a plant) to revive. (transitive) to resume, go back to, go on, continue, add. (transitive) to retake, regain. (transitive) to scold, reprimand, berate. (transitive) to take again, resume. (transitive) to take back, get back, collect, pick up. (transitive, of a movie, picture, etc.) to take, shoot, film, portray, set.

Words with the same origin as riprendere

Descendants of prehendere
comprendere comprensione prendere sorprendente sorpresa
Descendants of re-
arresto raccogliere reazione recente relazione resistere respirare responsabile restare rete revisione ricevere richiesta ricordare ricordo rifugio rimanere rimasto riposare riposo ripreso risolto risolvere rispetto rispondere