concipio etymology

Latin word concipio comes from Latin capere, Latin con-

Detailed word origin of concipio

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
capere Latin (lat)
con- Latin (lat) Used in compounds to indicate a being or bringing together of several objects. Used in compounds to indicate the completeness, perfecting of any act, and thus gives intensity to the signification of the simple word.
concipio Latin (lat) I adopt. I contain or hold. I derive (from). I devise or conceive. I grasp. I receive or catch.

Words with the same origin as concipio

Descendants of capere
captus princeps
Descendants of con-
comes comitia commune communis competere condicio coniunx constat constitutum consuetudo consul contentus continuo coram curia