obstare etymology

Latin word obstare comes from Latin sto, Latin ob

Detailed word origin of obstare

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
sto Latin (lat) (Medieval Latin) I [currently] am (feel). (Medieval Latin) I am [located at]. I stand. I stay, remain.
ob Latin (lat) Against; facing. In the direction of, to, towards. On account of, according to, because of, due to, for (the purpose of).
obstare Latin (lat)

Words with the same origin as obstare

Descendants of sto
constat constitutum institutus praestare restituere status
Descendants of ob
occidere occidi occisus oppidum