fidem etymology

Latin word fidem comes from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeydʰ-, and later Proto-Indo-European *bʰéydʰeti (To trust.)

Detailed word origin of fidem

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*bʰeydʰ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) to command, to persuade, to trust
*bʰéydʰeti Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) To trust.
*feiðō Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Trust.
fidere Latin (lat)
fidem Latin (lat)

Words with the same origin as fidem

Descendants of *bʰeydʰ-
fide fides fiducia