afunda etymology

Romanian word afunda comes from Proto-Indo-European *bʰudʰ-, and later Romanian fund (Backside; buttocks. Bottom.)

Detailed word origin of afunda

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*bʰudʰ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) to (be) awake
*bʰudʰ-(m)n-o Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
fundus Latin (lat) An authority. Bottom. Farm; piece of land; estate. Foundation. Ground.
fund Romanian (ron) Backside; buttocks. Bottom.
afunda Romanian (ron) To plunge, immerse, immerge, dip, sink.