abrupt etymology

Romanian word abrupt comes from Latin rumpere, Latin ab

Detailed word origin of abrupt

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
rumpere Latin (lat)
ab Latin (lat) (source of action or event) by, of. (time) after, since. At, on, in. From, away from, out of.
abrumpo Latin (lat) (of an event, action or policy) I cut short, break off, terminate, end.. I break off something (violently); rend, tear, sever.
abruptus Latin (lat)
abrupt French (fra) Curt and abrupt.. Done or said forwardly and without caution to avoid shocking.. Extremely steep, near vertical.
abrupt Romanian (ron) Abrupt. Extremely steep, near vertical.

Words with the same origin as abrupt

Descendants of rumpere
corupt rupe rupere
Descendants of ab
abdomen abscons absent absolut absolvi absorbi absurd abundent abundență abuziv ascuns avansa aversiune dinainte înainte