nescius etymology

Latin word nescius comes from Latin scius (Cognizant, knowing.), Latin ne- (Absolutely negates the principal meaning.)

Detailed word origin of nescius

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
scius Latin (lat) Cognizant, knowing.
ne- Latin (lat) Absolutely negates the principal meaning.
nescius Latin (lat) Not knowing how, unable (with infinitive). Unaware, ignorant (of a fact).

Words with the same origin as nescius

Descendants of scius
scilus
Descendants of ne-
necesse necessitas nefas nescio nihil nil nimis nimium