olim etymology

Latin word olim comes from Spanish ille, Proto-Indo-European *h₂el-, Romanian ille

Detailed word origin of olim

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ille Spanish (spa)
*h₂el- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) to raise, feed, nourish, beyond, to grow
ille Romanian (ron)
ollus Old Latin (itc-ola)
olle Latin (lat)
illam Latin (lat)
olim Latin (lat) At that time, once upon a time. Often, for some time. One day, at some (future) time.

Words with the same origin as olim

Descendants of ille
illa illae illam illas illi illic illis illorum illos illuc illum
Descendants of *h₂el-
alia alias alibi alieno alio aliquando aliquis aliter alius alter alto ille oleo qualis talis ultra ultro