exil etymology

Portuguese word exil comes from Latin evanescere, Latin ile ((anatomy) intestines, guts.)

Detailed word origin of exil

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
evanescere Latin (lat)
ile Latin (lat) (anatomy) intestines, guts.
exilis Latin (lat) (phonology) of the sound l, palatalized. Lank, meagre, feeble, inadequate. Small, thin, slender.
exil Portuguese (por)