difficilis etymology

Latin word difficilis comes from Latin facilis (Easy. That may or can be done or made.), Latin dis-

Detailed word origin of difficilis

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
facilis Latin (lat) Easy. That may or can be done or made.
dis- Latin (lat) Asunder, apart, in two. Reversal, removal. Utterly, exceedingly.
difficilis Latin (lat) (of character) obstinate, intractable, hard to please or manage. Difficult, troublesome.

Words with the same origin as difficilis

Descendants of facilis
difficile
Descendants of dis-
diligenter diligentia disciplina