os etymology

Latin word os comes from Proto-Indo-European *h₃est-

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Detailed word origin of os

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*h₃est- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
os Latin (lat) Bone. Framework of discourse. Heartwood. The hard or innermost part of trees or fruits.

Words with the same origin as os

Descendants of *h₃est-
aurea coram ora oratio oro ossa