Portuguese word restringir comes from Latin stringo (I press, tighten, compress.. I unsheath.), Latin re-.
Restringir detailed word origin explanation
|stringo || Latin (lat) ||I press, tighten, compress.. I unsheath. |
|re- || Latin (lat) ||Again; prefix added to various words to indicate an action being done again, or like the other usages indicated above under English.. Back, backwards. |
|restringo || Latin (lat) ||(figuratively) I restrain, confine, restrict.. I draw back tightly, bind back or fast, tighten.. I unfasten, unclose, open. |
|restringir || Portuguese (por) ||To restrict; to restrain; to limit. |