cognitio etymology

Latin word cognitio comes from Proto-Indo-European *ǵenh₃-, Latin co- ((intensifier). Together, with.), Latin con, Latin *conosceo, Latin -ivus (Adjective suffix.), Latin *gnoscere

Detailed word origin of cognitio

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*ǵenh₃- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
co- Latin (lat) (intensifier). Together, with.
con Latin (lat)
*conosceo Latin (lat)
-ivus Latin (lat) Adjective suffix.
*gnoscere Latin (lat)
*gnōskō Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Know, get to know.
gnosco Latin (lat)
nosco Latin (lat) I know, recognize, am acquainted with, i.e.; in possession of knowledge.
cognoscere Latin (lat)
cognitio Latin (lat) Examination, inquiry, investigation. Knowledge. Learning, study (acquisition of knowledge).

Words with the same origin as cognitio

Descendants of co-
cognoscere copia