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Latin word perdo comes from Latin per-, Latin dare.

Perdo etymology ?

Perdo detailed word origin explanation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
per- Latin (lat) Used to form verbs that are intensive or completive, conveying the idea of doing something all the way through or entirely.. Used to make adjectives or verbs that are "very" something.
dare Latin (lat)
perdo Latin (lat) I destroy, ruin.. I lose utterly, suffer loss.. I waste, squander.

Words with the same origin as perdo

Descendants of per-
perire perpetuum
Descendants of dare
data datum datus