ingens etymology

Latin word ingens comes from Proto-Indo-European *méǵh₂s (Big, great.)

Detailed word origin of ingens

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*méǵh₂s Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Big, great.
ingens Latin (lat) (figuratively) mighty, powerful. Extraordinary, unnatural. Huge, vast, enormous. Immoderate, exorbitant.

Words with the same origin as ingens

Descendants of *méǵh₂s
magis magnus maior maius malo maxime maximus