rovesciato etymology

Italian word rovesciato comes from Latin re-, Latin vertere, and later Latin reverso (I turn back, turn around.. I turn round, invert.)

Detailed word origin of rovesciato

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
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.
vertere Latin (lat)
reverso Latin (lat) I turn back, turn around.. I turn round, invert.
revertor Latin (lat) I return. I turn back, turn around.
rovesciare Italian (ita) (transitive) to knock over. (transitive) to overthrow, topple. (transitive) to pour, spill, damp, tip, shower, lay. (transitive) to reverse. (transitive) to turn over, turn upside down, reverse, overturn, upend, turn inside out, turn back to front, turn back, throw back.
rovesciato Italian (ita) Capsized (boat). Inside out (garment). Upside-down, upturned, overturned, in reverse.

Words with the same origin as rovesciato

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
Descendants of vertere
anniversario diverso divertimento divertire divorzio vortice