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Latin word alienus comes from Proto-Indo-European *h₂el-, and later Proto-Indo-European *h₂élyos (Other, another.).

Alienus etymology ?

Alienus detailed word origin explanation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*h₂el- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*h₂élyos Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Other, another.
*aljos Proto-Italic (itc-pro)
alius Latin (lat) Else. Other, another.
alienus Latin (lat) (of the body) dead; corrupted; paralyzed. (of the mind) insane, mad. Of that which belongs to another person, place, or object—of another, alien, foreign. Unfamiliar with something or a stranger to something. Unfriendly, inimical, hostile, suspicious. Unsuitable, incongruous, inconsistent.

Words with the same origin as alienus

Descendants of *h₂el-
alia alias alibi alieno alio alioqui aliquando aliquis aliquot aliter alius alter alto altum