mors etymology

Latin word mors comes from Proto-Indo-European *mr-, Latin mori, and later Proto-Indo-European *mértis (Death.)

Detailed word origin of mors

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*mr- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) to die
mori Latin (lat)
*mértis Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Death.
mors Latin (lat) Annihilation. Corpse. Death.