comunitate etymology

Romanian word comunitate comes from Latin munus, Proto-Indo-European *ko-moin-i, and later French communauté (Community.)

Detailed word origin of comunitate

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
munus Latin (lat) A burden, duty, obligation. A gift. A service, favor. A service, office, employment. A spectacle, public show.
*ko-moin-i Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
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.
communitas Latin (lat) A community. Public spirit, a sense of duty and willingness to serve one's community.
communauté French (fra) Community.
comunitate Romanian (ron) Community.

Words with the same origin as comunitate

Descendants of munus
comun comunal comunica comunism cumineca cuminecătură municipiu