-trum etymology

Latin word -trum comes from Proto-Indo-European *-trom (Forms nouns denoting a tool or instrument.)

Detailed word origin of -trum

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*-trom Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Forms nouns denoting a tool or instrument.
*-trom Proto-Italic (itc-pro)
-trum Latin (lat) Forming instrument nouns.

Words with the same origin as -trum

Descendants of *-trom
periculum