phantasia etymology

Latin word phantasia comes from Proto-Indo-European *bʰeh-, Proto-Indo-European *bʰeh₂-s-ri-, Ancient Greek φαίνεσθαι

Detailed word origin of phantasia

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*bʰeh- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*bʰeh₂-s-ri- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
φαίνεσθαι Ancient Greek (grc)
φαίνω Ancient Greek (grc)
φαντός Ancient Greek (grc)
φαντάζω Ancient Greek (grc)
φαντάζεσθαι Ancient Greek (grc)
phantasia Latin (lat) Fancy, idea, notion; fantasy. Imagination. Phantom, apparition. Phase (of the moon).

Words with the same origin as phantasia

Descendants of *bʰeh₂-s-ri-
fabula fama fata fere