centum etymology

Latin word centum comes from Proto-Indo-European *déḱm̥ (Ten.)

Detailed word origin of centum

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*déḱm̥ Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Ten.
*ḱm̥tóm Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Hundred.
*kentom Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Hundred (100).
centum Latin (lat) (cardinal) a hundred; 100.

Words with the same origin as centum

Descendants of *déḱm̥
decem decimo