comun etymology

Romanian word comun comes from Latin con-, Latin munus, French -isme (-ism.)

Detailed word origin of comun

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
con- Latin (lat) Used in compounds to indicate a being or bringing together of several objects. Used in compounds to indicate the completeness, perfecting of any act, and thus gives intensity to the signification of the simple word.
munus Latin (lat) A burden, duty, obligation. A gift. A service, favor. A service, office, employment. A spectacle, public show.
-isme French (fra) -ism.
communis Latin (lat) (grammar) having both qualities of a subdivided category, such as a verb with both an active and a passive meaning, or a syllable being either long or short.. (of manners) familiar, accessible, courteous. Common, ordinary, commonplace, universal. Democratic; representing the common sentiment. Of or for the community, public.
commun French (fra) Common (of low class). Common (popular). Common (widespread). Communal.
comun Romanian (ron) Common (shared); communal. Common, normal.

Words with the same origin as comun

Descendants of con-
acoperi ascuns coleg comanda compara complet comporta concurs conduce condus conexiune confuz confuzie consiliu conta continuu convinge costa costum culca cumpăra cunoscut cuplu cuvânt
Descendants of munus
cumineca cuminecare cuminecătură municipiu
Descendants of -isme
-ism comunism comunitate socialism