vocem etymology

Latin word vocem comes from Proto-Indo-European *wokʷ-, Proto-Indo-European *h₁wogʷʰéye, Proto-Indo-European *h₁wogʷʰ-, Proto-Indo-European *h₁ewegʷʰ-, and later Proto-Italic *wōks (Voice.)

Detailed word origin of vocem

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*wokʷ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*h₁wogʷʰéye Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*h₁wogʷʰ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*h₁ewegʷʰ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*wōks Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Voice.
*wogʷeō Proto-Italic (itc-pro) I vow, promise; dedicate or devote to a deity.. I wish for, desire.
voveo Latin (lat) I vow, promise; dedicate or devote to a deity.. I wish for, desire.
vocis Latin (lat)
voco Latin (lat) (transitive) I call, summon, beckon (with one's voice).. (transitive) I name, designate. (transitive, by extension) I invoke, call upon (a person, especially a god). (transitive, by extension) I summon, convene, call together.. I bring or put (into a state or condition).