inscribere etymology

Latin word inscribere comes from Latin scribere, Latin scribo (I write.), Latin ingratus (Thankless. Ungrateful. Unpleasant, disagreeable.)

Detailed word origin of inscribere

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
scribere Latin (lat)
scribo Latin (lat) I write.
ingratus Latin (lat) Thankless. Ungrateful. Unpleasant, disagreeable.
inscribo Latin (lat) (figuratively) I ascribe, assign, attribute.. (figuratively) I brand, place a brand upon.. (figuratively) I mark, make known.. I write in or upon something, inscribe; furnish with an inscription, give a title to a book.

Words with the same origin as inscribere

Descendants of scribo