capacitas etymology

Latin word capacitas comes from Latin capax, Latin -ius

Detailed word origin of capacitas

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
capax Latin (lat) Susceptible, capable of, able, apt, fit for.. That can contain or hold much; wide, large, spacious, capacious, roomy.
-ius Latin (lat) Genitive suffix for some irregular pronouns. Forming adjectives from nouns.
capacitas Latin (lat) Capability; capacity. Comprehension.

Words with the same origin as capacitas

Descendants of -ius
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