sede etymology

Italian word sede comes from Old English (ca. 450-1100) ġesett, and later Proto-Indo-European *sísdeti (To be sitting down.)

Detailed word origin of sede

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ġesett Old English (ca. 450-1100) (ang)
sett Middle English (1100-1500) (enm)
*sísdeti Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) To be sitting down.
*sizdō Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Sit, settle.
sido Latin (lat) I sink down, I sink out of sight.. I sit down, I seat oneself, I settle.
*sedēō Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Sit, be sitting, be seated.
sedeo Latin (lat) I hold or hang fast or firm; I am established. I keep the field, remain encamped. I settle or sink down, subside. I sit in an official seat; sit in council or court, hold court, preside. I sit still; remain, tarry, stay, abide, linger, loiter; sit around. I sit, I am seated.
sedes Latin (lat) Place, residence, settlement, habitation. Seat, chair.
sede Italian (ita) Branch (of an organization). Seat (of the body). See (of a bishop). Syllable. Venue.

Words with the same origin as sede

Descendants of ġesett
assedio cellula match nido possesso presidente presidenza presidenziale sedere sedia seduta sella sessione set