capabil etymology

Romanian word capabil comes from Latin capax, Latin capio (I capture, seize, take. I take in, understand. I take on.)

Detailed word origin of capabil

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
capax Latin (lat) Susceptible, capable of, able, apt, fit for.. That can contain or hold much; wide, large, spacious, capacious, roomy.
capio Latin (lat) I capture, seize, take. I take in, understand. I take on.
capabilis Latin (lat) (Late Latin) comprehensible. (Late Latin) intelligent.
capabil Romanian (ron) Capable (able and efficient).

Words with the same origin as capabil

Descendants of capax
capacitate
Descendants of capio
accepta acăța agăța agățătoare apuca concept căpăstru căuta căutare ocupa ocupație participa preocupa pricepe principal prinț recupera rețetă începe încăpea încăpăstra