villanus etymology

Latin word villanus comes from Latin villa (Country house; villa. Estate, farm.), Latin -anus

Detailed word origin of villanus

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
villa Latin (lat) Country house; villa. Estate, farm.
-anus Latin (lat) Of or pertaining to; -ian; usually indicates a relationship of position, possession, or origin.
villanus Latin (lat) A villager or other rural resident (opposed to burgensis).. A villein: a serf or low-class farm worker.

Words with the same origin as villanus

Descendants of villa
vilico
Descendants of -anus
iulianus romanus