malitia etymology

Latin word malitia comes from Proto-Indo-European *mī-, and later Latin peior (Worse.)

Detailed word origin of malitia

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*mī- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*mol(w)ə- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
peior Latin (lat) Worse.
malitia Latin (lat) A bad quality; badness, wicked. Cunning, artfulness. Spite, malice; an act of malice.

Words with the same origin as malitia

Descendants of *mī-
commune mala male malo malum melior melius meo milium minor minus moenia mulier munus muris pugna