sedere etymology

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

Detailed word origin of sedere

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.
assideo Latin (lat) (figuratively) I station myself before, am encamped before or sit down before (something); besiege, blockade.. (figuratively, with dative) I am like, resemble.. (of the sick) I take care of, attend upon or to.. I am or stand by one's side.. I sit by or near someone or something.
sedere Italian (ita) Bottom, butt, seat, buttocks, bum (intransitive) to sit. (intransitive) to sit down, take a seat.

Words with the same origin as sedere

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