cupreus etymology

Latin word cupreus comes from Latin cuprum (Copper (the metal).), Latin -eus

Detailed word origin of cupreus

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
cuprum Latin (lat) Copper (the metal).
-eus Latin (lat) (with materials) Used to form adjectives from nouns, to indicate the source of an attribute. In adopted Greek words, surviving thus or as -īvus.
cupreus Latin (lat) (attributive) copper; copper-coloured.

Words with the same origin as cupreus

Descendants of cuprum
cyprium cyprum