positus etymology

Latin word positus comes from Latin po- (Off, away.), Latin sino, Proto-Italic *posnō

Detailed word origin of positus

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
po- Latin (lat) Off, away.
sino Latin (lat) (with accusative of person and infinitive) I let, permit, suffer.. I put, lay, set down.
*posnō Proto-Italic (itc-pro)
pauso Latin (lat) I halt, cease, pause.. I rest in the grave.
positus Latin (lat)

Words with the same origin as positus

Descendants of po-
accedere accessit ad aditus atque ponere postea quemadmodum quoad