vanesco etymology

Latin word vanesco comes from Latin -esco (Forms verbs from adjectives meaning "become (adjective)".), Latin vanus

Detailed word origin of vanesco

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-esco Latin (lat) Forms verbs from adjectives meaning "become (adjective)".
vanus Latin (lat) (figuratively) groundless, baseless, meaningless. Deceptive, untrustworthy. Ostentatious, boastful. Unsubstantial. Vain, empty, vacant, void.
vanesco Latin (lat) I vanish.