sensibilis etymology

Latin word sensibilis comes from Proto-Indo-European *h₂wes-, Proto-Germanic *wesaną (To consume, feast To be. To exist. To remain.)

Detailed word origin of sensibilis

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*h₂wes- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*wesaną Proto-Germanic (gem-pro) To consume, feast To be. To exist. To remain.
*sent- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
sentire Latin (lat)
sensus Latin (lat) (poetic) understanding, reason. A feeling, sentiment. Perception, capability of feeling, ability to perceive.
sensibilis Latin (lat) Detectable. Perceptible, sensible (that can be perceived by the senses).