colar etymology

Portuguese word colar comes from Proto-Indo-European *kʷekʷléh₂, and later Latin collaris (Collared. Neck (attributive).)

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Detailed word origin of colar

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*kʷekʷléh₂ Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
collum Latin (lat) (anatomy) neck, throat. (symbolically) servitude. Upper stem of a plant.
collaris Latin (lat) Collared. Neck (attributive).
collāre Late Latin (LL)
colar Portuguese (por) (clothing) collar. Necklace, chain.