violatio etymology

Latin word violatio comes from Proto-Indo-European *weyh₁-, and later Proto-Italic *wīs (Strength, force, power.)

Detailed word origin of violatio

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*weyh₁- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*wéyh₁s Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*wīs Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Strength, force, power.
vis Latin (lat) (New Latin, physics) energy, force. (figuratively) assault, affront. Force, power, strength. Violence.
violare Latin (lat)
violatio Latin (lat)