acus etymology

Latin word acus comes from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ḱ-

Detailed word origin of acus

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*h₂ḱ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
acus Latin (lat) A needle, a pin. Bodkin.

Words with the same origin as acus

Descendants of *h₂ḱ-
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