corupt etymology

Romanian word corupt comes from Latin con-, Romanian corupție (Corruption.), Latin rumpere

Detailed word origin of corupt

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.
corupție Romanian (ron) Corruption.
rumpere Latin (lat)
corrumpo Latin (lat) I pervert, corrupt, deprave or infect. I spoil or rot. I taint or contaminate. I tempt or seduce.
corupe Romanian (ron) To bribe. To corrupt, deprave, taint, pervert.
corupt Romanian (ron) Corrupt.

Words with the same origin as corupt

Descendants of con-
acoperi ascuns coleg comanda compara complet comporta comun concurs conduce condus conexiune confuz confuzie consiliu conta continuu convinge costa costum culca cumpăra cunoscut cuplu cuvânt
Descendants of corupție
Descendants of rumpere
rupe rupere