aperitivo etymology

Portuguese word aperitivo comes from Proto-Indo-European *h₂pó (Off, away, from.), Proto-Indo-European *wer-iō

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Detailed word origin of aperitivo

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*h₂pó Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Off, away, from.
*wer-iō Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
cooperio Latin (lat) I cover wholly, cover over, overwhelm.
apertivus Late Latin (LL)
aperitivus Malayalam (mal)
aperitivo Portuguese (por) Appetiser.