sedeo etymology

Latin word sedeo comes from Old English settan (To set, establish, place, make.)

Detailed word origin of sedeo

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
settan Old English (ang) To set, establish, place, make.
ġesett Old English (ang)
sett Middle English (enm)
*sodéyeti Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) To set, to seat, to cause to sit.
*sizdō Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Sit, settle.
sido Latin (lat) I sink down, I sink out of sight.. I sit down, I seat oneself, I settle.
*sedēō Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Sit, be sitting, be seated.
sedeo Latin (lat) I hold or hang fast or firm; I am established. I keep the field, remain encamped. I settle or sink down, subside. I sit in an official seat; sit in council or court, hold court, preside. I sit still; remain, tarry, stay, abide, linger, loiter; sit around. I sit, I am seated.

Words with the same origin as sedeo

Descendants of settan
possessio possidere praesidium sedes