propter etymology

Latin word propter comes from Latin pro, Latin -pe

Detailed word origin of propter

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
pro Latin (lat) About. According to. As befitting. As, like. Before. For. In front, instead of. On behalf of.
-pe Latin (lat)
proximus Latin (lat) (substantive) the latest, most recent, last. (substantive) the next. Adjoining. Nearest, next Nearest person or thing. Neighbour.
propter Latin (lat) (rare) through, by means of. Because of, on account of, for. Near, close to, hard by Near, at hand, hard by.

Words with the same origin as propter

Descendants of -pe
nempe prope propius propterea proximus quippe