pertineo etymology

Latin word pertineo comes from Latin perteneo

Detailed word origin of pertineo

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
perteneo Latin (lat)
pertineo Latin (lat) I am the property of, belong to; I am attributable to. I belong, relate, pertain, have concern. I extend, stretch out, reach, matter. I have a tendency to, tend to.

Words with the same origin as pertineo

Descendants of perteneo
appertineo pertinens