praeda etymology

Latin word praeda comes from Ancient Greek (to 1453) χανδάνω

Detailed word origin of praeda

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
χανδάνω Ancient Greek (to 1453) (grc)
*gʰed- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
praeheda Latin (lat)
praeda Latin (lat) Gain, profit. Plunder, spoils of war, booty. Prey, game taken in the hunt.