capere etymology

Latin word capere comes from Proto-Indo-European - -yéti, and later Proto-Italic *kapiō (Take, seize.)

Detailed word origin of capere

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
- -yéti Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*keh₂p- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*kh₂pyé- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*kapiō Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Take, seize.
capere Latin (lat)

Words with the same origin as capere

Descendants of - -yéti
accepto captus fiat fieri fui princeps