ingenium etymology

Latin word ingenium comes from Latin ingratus (Thankless. Ungrateful. Unpleasant, disagreeable.), Latin gignere

Detailed word origin of ingenium

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ingratus Latin (lat) Thankless. Ungrateful. Unpleasant, disagreeable.
gignere Latin (lat)
ingenium Latin (lat) A man of genius, a genius. Disposition, temper, inclination. Innate or natural quality, natural character; nature. Intelligence, natural capacity. Talent.