iacio etymology

Latin word iacio comes from Proto-Indo-European *(H)yeh₁-, and later Proto-Italic *jakjō (Throw (down?).)

Detailed word origin of iacio

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*(H)yeh₁- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*jakjō Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Throw (down?).
iacio Latin (lat) (as a shadow) I project.. (figuratively) I throw out in speaking, let fall, utter, mention, declare.. I lay, set, establish, build, found, construct, erect.. I scatter, sow, throw.. I send forth, emit; bring forth, produce.. I throw, hurl, cast, fling; throw away.