sui etymology

Latin word sui comes from Proto-Indo-European *sīw-, and later Proto-Italic *sūō (Sew, stitch.)

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Detailed word origin of sui

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*sīw- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) to sew
*sūō Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Sew, stitch.
suo Latin (lat) (figuratively) I devise, cobble.. I join, fasten together.. I sew, stitch.
sui Latin (lat)