secus etymology

Latin word secus comes from Proto-Italic *sekʷōr (Follow, come/go after.)

Detailed word origin of secus

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*sekʷ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) to follow  , to say, to accompany, to follow, to see, notice, to follow, accompany, to see
*sekʷōr Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Follow, come/go after.
*sékʷetor Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) To be following.
sector Latin (lat) I follow continually, attend, accompany.. I follow after, pursue, chase.. I seek after/out One who cuts or cuts off, cutter.. A purchaser or bidder at a sale of confiscated goods. (feminine: sectrix).
secus Latin (lat) (= secundum) by, beside, along, on. According to, in proportion to Differently. Otherwise, to the contrary.