prudentia etymology

Latin word prudentia comes from Latin prudens (Wise, prudent.), Latin -ia

Detailed word origin of prudentia

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
prudens Latin (lat) Wise, prudent.
-ia Latin (lat) Used to form an abstract noun, usually from an adjective stem.
prudentia Latin (lat) Acquaintance, knowledge. Foresight. Sagacity, prudence, discretion.

Words with the same origin as prudentia

Descendants of -ia
eloquentia sapientia