status etymology

Latin word status comes from Proto-Indo-European *sth₂-, Proto-Indo-European *-éh₁yeti, and later Proto-Italic *staēō (Stand.)

Detailed word origin of status

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*sth₂- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*-éh₁yeti Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Thematicization of the athematic stative verbal suffix; see *-yeti.
*sth₂éh₁ye- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*staēō Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Stand.
sto Latin (lat) (Medieval Latin) I [currently] am (feel). (Medieval Latin) I am [located at]. I stand. I stay, remain.
status Latin (lat)

Words with the same origin as status

Descendants of *sth₂-
constat constitutum institutus restituere stare statim sub subito testamentum testator testis
Descendants of *-éh₁yeti