rotare etymology

Latin word rotare comes from Proto-Indo-European *rot-, Proto-Indo-European *Hret-

Detailed word origin of rotare

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*rot- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*Hret- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
rota Latin (lat) (figuratively) the disc of the sun. (pars pro toto) a car, a chariot. Wheel.
rotare Latin (lat)