-decim etymology

Latin word -decim comes from Proto-Indo-European *ḱomt, English skull and crossbones, Telugu godfather, Proto-Indo-European *déḱ-, and later Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥ (Ten.)

Detailed word origin of -decim

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*ḱomt Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
skull and crossbones English (eng)
godfather Telugu (tel)
*déḱ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*ḱm̥t Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*déḱm̥ Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Ten.
*dekem Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Ten.
decem Latin (lat) (cardinal) ten; 10.
-decim Latin (lat) -teen.

Words with the same origin as -decim

Descendants of *ḱomt
centum decem decimo