sete etymology

Italian word sete comes from Proto-Indo-European *dʰgʷʰey-, Proto-Indo-European - -tis, and later Proto-Indo-European *dʰgʷʰéytis (Decay, destruction.)

Detailed word origin of sete

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*dʰgʷʰey- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
- -tis Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*dʰgʷʰítis Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) perishing, decrease, perishing, destruction, decrease
*dʰgʷʰéytis Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Decay, destruction.
*(k)sitis Proto-Italic (itc-pro)
sitem Latin (lat)
sete Italian (ita) Thirst.

Words with the same origin as sete

Descendants of *dʰgʷʰey-
sito
Descendants of - -tis
base basso dose forse fortuna forza geniale genio gente gentile hotel luglio mentale mente mentire morte ospedale ospite ostile sforzo stagione stazione vestito vite