cuplu etymology

Romanian word cuplu comes from Latin con-, Latin co- ((intensifier). Together, with.), Latin apere, Latin apo ((hapax legomenon) I fasten; attach, connect; join, bind.)

Detailed word origin of cuplu

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.
co- Latin (lat) (intensifier). Together, with.
apere Latin (lat)
apo Latin (lat) (hapax legomenon) I fasten; attach, connect; join, bind.
*coapula Latin (lat)
copula Latin (lat) A bond, tie, or other connecting item.
couple Old French (fro) Couple (two things). Sexual liaison.
couple French (fra) (Canada) a couple of something, not to be mistaken as a few.. (animal husbandry) An accessory used to tightly attach two animals next to each other by the neck.. (mathematics) an ordered pair. (physics) a force couple; a pure moment. (regional) a pair of something.. Two partners in a romantic or sexual relationship.
cuplu Romanian (ron) Couple.

Words with the same origin as cuplu

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 cuvânt
Descendants of co-
acoperiș acoperământ cheag chegar coagula cohortă coopera coperi copywriter cuget cunoaște cunoaștere cunoscător cunoștințe cupla curte cuvertură cârpător descoperi recunoaște închega
Descendants of apo
a abia acord aduce adânc adăpost afla ajunge alege ales alături aproape apropo asupra atent atinge lapte lângă post poză pune pus spune spus