formula etymology

Latin word formula comes from Latin forma (A map. Appearance. Beauty. Shape; figure; form.), Latin -olus

Detailed word origin of formula

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
forma Latin (lat) A map. Appearance. Beauty. Shape; figure; form.
-olus Latin (lat)
formula Latin (lat) (fine) form; beauty. Form, rule, method, formula. Lawsuit, action. Pattern, mould; paradigm. Shape, outline.