diversitas etymology

Latin word diversitas comes from Latin divertere with the suffix -ius

Detailed word origin of diversitas

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
divertere Latin (lat)
-ius Latin (lat) Genitive suffix for some irregular pronouns. Forming adjectives from nouns.
diversitas Latin (lat) Contradiction. Diversity, difference.

Words with the same origin as diversitas

Descendants of divertere
deverticulum diversus diverticulum divortium
Descendants of -ius
eloquentia iudicium officio officium prudentia regia regio sapientia