forte etymology

Latin word forte comes from Proto-Indo-European - -tis, and later Proto-Indo-European *bʰébʰrus (Beaver.)

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Detailed word origin of forte

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
- -tis Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*bʰébʰrus Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Beaver.
*forts Proto-Italic (itc-pro)
fors Latin (lat) Luck, chance. Perhaps, perchance.
forte Latin (lat)

Words with the same origin as forte

Descendants of - -tis
forsitan fortis fortuna gens gentes gentis hospes hostem hostis iulianus mente mors mortem statim