capacitate etymology

Romanian word capacitate comes from Proto-Indo-European *kh₂pyéti (To be grasping.)

Detailed word origin of capacitate

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*kh₂pyéti Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) To be grasping.
*kh₂pyé- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*kapiō Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Take, seize.
capio Latin (lat) I capture, seize, take. I take in, understand. I take on.
capax Latin (lat) Susceptible, capable of, able, apt, fit for.. That can contain or hold much; wide, large, spacious, capacious, roomy.
capacitas Latin (lat) Capability; capacity. Comprehension.
capacitate Romanian (ron) Capacity.

Words with the same origin as capacitate

Descendants of *kh₂pyéti
accepta alo apuca cablist cablu capabil capsulă captiv captură concepe căpăstru căuta căutare municipiu ocupa participa percepe pricepe principal prinț recepe recupera începe încăpea