actio etymology

Latin word actio comes from Latin -tione, Latin agere

Detailed word origin of actio

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-tione Latin (lat)
agere Latin (lat)
actio Latin (lat) (drama) the action, plot, series of events. (legal) suit, process, action. Action; a doing or performing, behavior. Gesticulation made while speaking. Public function, civil act.