provoco etymology

Latin word provoco comes from Latin vocare, Latin pro-

Detailed word origin of provoco

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
vocare Latin (lat)
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.
provoco Latin (lat) I call forth. I challenge. I provoke.

Words with the same origin as provoco

Descendants of pro-
profecto profectus prorsus prudentia