quare etymology

Latin word quare comes from Latin re (About, regarding, with reference to.), Latin qua

Detailed word origin of quare

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
re Latin (lat) About, regarding, with reference to.
qua Latin (lat) In so far as. In what way, how, by what method; to what degree or extent. On which side, at or in which place, in what direction, where, by what way (qua...ea...). As; in the capacity or character of.
quare Latin (lat) (interrogative) by what means, how. (interrogative) from what cause, on what account, why, wherefore. (relative) by which means, whereby. (relative) therefore, and so, hence, for this reason.