resolvere etymology

Latin word resolvere comes from Latin solvo, Latin re-, German resolvieren

Detailed word origin of resolvere

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
solvo Latin (lat) Cancel, remove, destroy. Dissolve, break up, separate. Loosen, untie, undo; free [up], release, acquit, exempt. Pay [up], fulfil. Relax, slacken, weaken. Solve, explain. To dismiss (troops). To get rid of (feelings). To let down (hair). To open (a letter). To raise (a siege). To set sail (ships). To undermine. To unfurl.
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.
resolvieren German (deu)
resolvere Latin (lat)

Words with the same origin as resolvere

Descendants of re-
recens remedium responsum retinere rursus