sella etymology

Italian word sella comes from Old English settan (To set, establish, place, make.), Latin sedeo

Detailed word origin of sella

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
settan Old English (ang) To set, establish, place, make.
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.
ġesett Old English (ang)
sett Middle English (enm)
*sodéyeti Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) To set, to seat, to cause to sit.
*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.
sella Latin (lat) Saddle. Seat, chair. Sedan chair. Stool.
sella Italian (ita) Saddle (horse, bicycle, motorcycle saddle).

Words with the same origin as sella

Descendants of settan
assedio cellula match nido possesso presidente presidenza presidenziale sede sedere sedia seduta sessione set
Descendants of sedeo
posseduto vicepresidente