adversus etymology

Latin word adversus comes from Latin verto

Detailed word origin of adversus

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
verto Latin (lat) I exchange. I retreat. I reverse (transitive). I translate. I turn around. I turn, revolve.
adverto Latin (lat) I give or draw attention to. I steer or pilot (a ship). I turn to or towards.
adversus Latin (lat)

Words with the same origin as adversus

Descendants of verto
oportet prorsus rursus