fortuna etymology

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

Detailed word origin of fortuna

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.
fortuna Latin (lat) (in the plural) possessions. Destiny, fate. Fortune, luck. Good fortune; misfortune (depending on context). Prosperity.

Words with the same origin as fortuna

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