obsecro etymology

Latin word obsecro comes from Latin ob- (Towards; against.), Latin sacro

Detailed word origin of obsecro

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ob- Latin (lat) Towards; against.
sacro Latin (lat) (by extension) I render imperishable, deify, immortalize. (of a deity) I hold, worship or honor as sacred. I declare or set apart as sacred; consecrate, dedicate, hallow or devote; sanctify, enshrine. I doom or devote to destruction, declare accursed, condemn.
obsecro Latin (lat) I entreat, implore, beseech, supplicate.

Words with the same origin as obsecro

Descendants of ob-
occidere occidi occisus officio