recens etymology

Latin word recens comes from Latin re-, Proto-Indo-European *ken-

Detailed word origin of recens

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
re- Latin (lat) Again; prefix added to various words to indicate an action being done again, or like the other usages indicated above under English.. Back, backwards.
*ken- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
recens Latin (lat) Lately, recently Fresh. New, recent. Vigorous. Young.

Words with the same origin as recens

Descendants of re-
remedium responsum retinere rursus
Descendants of *ken-