imperium etymology

Latin word imperium comes from Latin parare, Latin im-

Detailed word origin of imperium

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
parare Latin (lat)
im- Latin (lat)
imperare Latin (lat)
imperium Latin (lat) (military) Military authority, the command (of an army).. A command, order, direction, bidding.. Absolute command over the empire (or other polity); sovereignty; sway.. The empire, state, imperial government, realm, dominion.. The exercise of authority, rule, law, control.. The right or power to command or be in control; dominion.

Words with the same origin as imperium

Descendants of parare
imperator paratus