obesitas etymology

Dutch word obesitas comes from Latin ob, Latin edo

Detailed word origin of obesitas

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
ob Latin (lat) Against; facing. In the direction of, to, towards. On account of, according to, because of, due to, for (the purpose of).
edo Latin (lat) I eat. I give out, put or bring forth; eject, discharge.. I produce, bear, give birth to, yield, form, beget.. I produce, perform, show, inflict, bring about, cause.. I put forth, publish, spread abroad, circulate.. I raise up, lift, elevate.. I set forth, relate, tell, disclose, deliver, announce, declare.
obedo Latin (lat)
obesus Latin (lat)
obesitas Latin (lat) Obesity, fatness.
obesitas Dutch (nld) Obesity, especially as a medical syndrome.

Words with the same origin as obesitas

Descendants of ob
Descendants of edo