secretus etymology

Latin word secretus comes from Latin cerno, Latin se- (Separately, astray. Without.)

Detailed word origin of secretus

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
cerno Latin (lat) I decide. I distinguish, discern, see. I perceive. I separate, sift.
se- Latin (lat) Separately, astray. Without.
secretum Latin (lat)
secretus Latin (lat)

Words with the same origin as secretus

Descendants of cerno
certamen certe certo crimen