decido etymology

Latin word decido comes from Latin de- (De-.), Latin caedo

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Detailed word origin of decido

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
de- Latin (lat) De-.
caedo Latin (lat) Cut, hew, fell.. Defeat decisively (defeat with heavy losses to the enemy side).. Kill.. Strike, beat.
decido Latin (lat) (figuratively) I decide, determine, settle, terminate, put an end to; agree.. I beat severely, cudgel soundly, thrash.. I cut off or away; clip; reduce, diminish.

Words with the same origin as decido

Descendants of de-
debere debitor
Descendants of caedo
occidere occidi occisus