tractare etymology

Latin word tractare comes from Proto-Indo-European *tragʰ-, and later Latin tractus (Drawing, dragging, hauling, pulling.)

Detailed word origin of tractare

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*tragʰ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
traho Latin (lat) (by extension) I attract the support of, win over.. (figuratively) I attract, draw (someone; their attention). I drag.. I draw out, prolong.. I extract, withdraw.. I plunder, squander.. I trail.
tractus Latin (lat) Drawing, dragging, hauling, pulling.

Words with the same origin as tractare

Descendants of *tragʰ-
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