pedes etymology

Latin word pedes comes from Proto-Indo-European *pod-, Proto-Indo-European *pezd-, Latin pedes, and later Latin pedis (Louse.)

Detailed word origin of pedes

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*pod- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*pezd- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
pedes Latin (lat) (Later Latin, chess) pawn. A walker, one who walks.. Foot soldiers, infantry On foot.
pedis Latin (lat) Louse.

Words with the same origin as pedes

Descendants of *pod-
pedem peditum