ducere etymology

Latin word ducere comes from Proto-Indo-European *dh₁g-, and later Proto-Germanic *tēkaną (To grasp. To hold. To touch.)

Detailed word origin of ducere

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*dh₁g- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) to touch
*tēkaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) To grasp. To hold. To touch.
*dukn- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*déwketi Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*déwkti Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) To lead. To pull, to draw.
*doukō Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Lead.
ducere Latin (lat) "be thou led, be thou guided". "to lead, to guide".

Words with the same origin as ducere

Descendants of *dh₁g-
ducem dux