ucciso etymology

Italian word ucciso comes from Latin ob- (Towards; against.), Latin caedo

Detailed word origin of ucciso

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ob- Latin (lat) Towards; against.
caedo Latin (lat) Cut, hew, fell.. Defeat decisively (defeat with heavy losses to the enemy side).. Kill.. Strike, beat.
occido Latin (lat) (by extension) I plague to death, torture, torment, pester. (by extension) I ruin, undo, bring about the ruin of. I cut off, kill, slay, slaughter. I fell, cut to the ground; beat, smash, crush.
occisus Latin (lat)
uccidere Italian (ita) (transitive) to kill.
ucciso Italian (ita) (in the plural) The dead. Victim (killed person).

Words with the same origin as ucciso

Descendants of ob-
assedio obbligato obbligo occasione occidente occupare occupazione offendere offerto offrire oggetto opportuno oscuro osservare osservazione ostacolo ottenere ovviamente ovvio preoccupante preoccupato preoccupazione scuro uccidere
Descendants of caedo
cemento decidere decisione omicidio suicidarsi suicidio