re etymology

Latin word re comes from Proto-Indo-European *reh₁ís, Proto-Indo-European *(o)reyǝ-, and later Proto-Italic *reis (Thing, matter.)

Detailed word origin of re

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*reh₁ís Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*(o)reyǝ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*reis Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Thing, matter.
re Latin (lat) About, regarding, with reference to.

Words with the same origin as re

Descendants of *reh₁ís
quare rem res responsum reus