praesideo etymology

Latin word praesideo comes from Latin assidere, Latin prae- (Before; in front. In charge.)

Detailed word origin of praesideo

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
assidere Latin (lat)
prae- Latin (lat) Before; in front. In charge.
praesideo Latin (lat) I guard, watch, protect, defend.. I preside over, have the care or management of, direct, command, control, govern, superintend.. I sit before or in front of.. I sit beforehand.

Words with the same origin as praesideo

Descendants of prae-
praesertim praesidium reddere