sobreviver etymology

Portuguese word sobreviver comes from Latin vixi, Latin super, and later Latin supervivo (I outlive. I survive.)

Detailed word origin of sobreviver

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
vixi Latin (lat)
super Latin (lat) Accusative [of measure] above, beyond, over, in addition to. Accusative [of place] above, beyond. Accusative [of place] above, on the top of, upon.
supervivo Latin (lat) I outlive. I survive.
sobreviver Portuguese (por) Keep going, keep on. Outlive. Survive.