defectus etymology

Latin word defectus comes from Latin faciendus, Latin de- (De-.)

Detailed word origin of defectus

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
faciendus Latin (lat)
de- Latin (lat) De-.
defectus Latin (lat) Absence. Defection, revolt. Failure. Weakness, failing, defect Faulty, defective. Tired, worn out.
deficere Latin (lat)

Words with the same origin as defectus

Descendants of de-
debere debitor