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Latin word pro comes from Proto-Germanic *feraną, Proto-Indo-European *bʰowHéyeti, Proto-Indo-European *per (Around. Through.).

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Pro detailed word origin explanation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*feraną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro)
*bʰowHéyeti Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*per Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Around. Through.
*promo- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
pro Latin (lat) About. According to. As befitting. As, like. Before. For. In front, instead of. On behalf of.

Words with the same origin as pro

Descendants of *feraną
imperator imperium nuper par paratus parens partus per periculum pertinere porro portus precor prima primo primus princeps prior profectus prope propius propter prorsus protinus
Descendants of *per
parere prius priusquam probare procurator proximus