dirigere etymology

Latin word dirigere comes from Latin regere, Latin dis-

Detailed word origin of dirigere

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
regere Latin (lat)
dis- Latin (lat) Asunder, apart, in two. Reversal, removal. Utterly, exceedingly.
directus Latin (lat) (by extension) direct, straight; level; upright. Directed, steered, having been directed. Distributed, scattered, having been distributed. Laid straight, arranged in lines, having been arranged in lines.

Words with the same origin as dirigere

Descendants of regere
folia recta regio
Descendants of dis-
difficile diligenter diligentia disciplina