revolvo etymology

Latin word revolvo comes from Latin voluto (I ponder. I roll, turn, twist, or tumble about. I wallow.), Latin re-

Detailed word origin of revolvo

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
voluto Latin (lat) I ponder. I roll, turn, twist, or tumble about. I wallow.
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.
revolvo Latin (lat) (passive) I come or go back, return, recur, relapse.. I relate again, repeat; reenact; brood or reflect upon.. I roll back; unroll, unwind; revolve, return.. I turn over, read over, repeat.

Words with the same origin as revolvo

Descendants of re-
recens remedium responsum retinere rursus