duco etymology

Latin word duco comes from Proto-Indo-European *deh₁g-, and later Proto-Germanic *tēkaną (To grasp. To hold. To touch.)

Detailed word origin of duco

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*deh₁g- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*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.
duco Latin (lat) I draw, pull. I lead, guide. I prolong. I think, consider.

Words with the same origin as duco

Descendants of *deh₁g-
ducem ducere dux