mentem etymology

Latin word mentem comes from Proto-Indo-European *mnā-, Proto-Indo-European - -tis, and later Proto-Indo-European *méntis (Thought.)

Detailed word origin of mentem

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*mnā- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) to think
- -tis Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*méntis Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Thought.
*mentis Proto-Italic (itc-pro)
mentem Latin (lat)

Words with the same origin as mentem

Descendants of *mnā-
manet memini memoria mente minor minus mons
Descendants of - -tis
forsitan forte fortis fortuna gens gentes gentis hospes hostem hostis iulianus mors mortem statim