introductio etymology

Latin word introductio comes from Proto-Indo-European *dukn-, Latin intrare, Proto-Indo-European *h₁énteros (Inside, within.)

Detailed word origin of introductio

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*dukn- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
intrare Latin (lat)
*h₁énteros Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Inside, within.
duco Latin (lat) I draw, pull. I lead, guide. I prolong. I think, consider.
introduco Latin (lat) (figuratively) I institute, originate.. (in speech or writing) I bring forward, maintain.. I introduce.. I lead in: I conduct into.
introductio Latin (lat) (literature) A lead-in; an introduction, a preface. Innovation.

Words with the same origin as introductio

Descendants of *h₁énteros