viculus etymology

Latin word viculus comes from Latin -olus, Proto-Indo-European *wey-, Proto-Indo-European *weiḱ-

Detailed word origin of viculus

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-olus Latin (lat)
*wey- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*weiḱ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*weyg- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
vicus Latin (lat) Municipal section or ward, farm. Street; quarter, neighbourhood; row of houses. Village; hamlet.
viculus Latin (lat) (Medieval Latin) a minor lane, side-street, or alley. A small vilage or hamlet.