alior etymology

Romanian word alior comes from Proto-Indo-European *h₂é-h₂us-o-, and later Proto-Italic *auzom (Gold.)

Detailed word origin of alior

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*h₂é-h₂us-o- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*auzom Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Gold.
ausum Latin (lat) ("gold").
ausum Old Latin (itc-ola)
aurum Latin (lat) A Golden Age. Any object made of gold, such as a gold coin or a gold ring. Gold (as mineral or metal). Gold (colour). Lustre.
aureus Latin (lat) (figuratively) golden, beautiful, splendid, magnificent, excellent.. Made of gold, golden; gilded.. Of the color of gold, gold-colored; shining or glittering like gold. (numismatics) gold coin equivalent to 25 denarii, aureus (up to the 4th century AD).
aureolus Latin (lat) (figuratively) Golden, beautiful, splendid, magnificent, excellent.. Adorned, covered or decorated with gold, gilded.. Made of gold, golden.. Of the color of gold, golden.
alior Romanian (ron) Milkweed. Spurge.

Words with the same origin as alior

Descendants of *h₂é-h₂us-o-
aur aurar auri aurifer auriu auros