vestito etymology

Italian word vestito comes from Proto-Indo-European *wes-, and later Proto-Indo-European *wéstis (Clothing. The act of dressing.)

Detailed word origin of vestito

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*wes- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) fat, moisture, to dress, stab, to stick, prick, pierce, sting, moist, wet
*wes-ti(h₂)- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*wéstis Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Clothing. The act of dressing.
*westis Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Clothing.
vestis Latin (lat) Garment, gown, robe, vestment, clothing, vesture.
vestire Latin (lat)
vestitus Latin (lat) (of inanimate things) a cover, covering.. Clothing, apparel, raiment.
vestito Italian (ita) (in the plural) clothing. Suit, dress, frock, clothes Dressed, clothed.

Words with the same origin as vestito

Descendants of *wes-
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