intelligens etymology

Latin word intelligens comes from Latin lego, Latin inter (Between, among. During, while.)

Detailed word origin of intelligens

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
lego Latin (lat) I collect, gather, bring together. I choose, select, appoint. I read.
inter Latin (lat) Between, among. During, while.
inter- Latin (lat) Inter-.
intellegere Latin (lat)
intelligo Latin (lat)
intelligens Latin (lat)

Words with the same origin as intelligens

Descendants of lego
intellegere
Descendants of inter
intellego