proscribo etymology

Latin word proscribo comes from Latin pro-, Latin scriptum (Text; anything written.)

Detailed word origin of proscribo

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
pro- Latin (lat) (prefixed to verbs of utterance) in place of, on behalf of. (temporally) prior, fore-. Action directed forward or in front. Advantage. Bringing into being, forth, or into the open. Downward and forward movement. Forward direction, forward movement. Prominence.
scriptum Latin (lat) Text; anything written.
proscribo Latin (lat) I advertise, proclaim. I outlaw, banish.. I proscribe, ban.. I publish.

Words with the same origin as proscribo

Descendants of pro-
profecto profectus prorsus prudentia
Descendants of scriptum
inscribere praescribere praescript- proscribere proscriptio scribere scriptorius scriptura