fiu etymology

Romanian word fiu comes from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ésti (To be.), Proto-Indo-European *h₁ésmi, Proto-Indo-European *bʰowHéyeti, Proto-Indo-European - -yéti

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Detailed word origin of fiu

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*h₁ésti Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) To be.
*h₁ésmi Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*bʰowHéyeti Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
- -yéti Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*som Proto-Italic (itc-pro)
*ezom Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Be.
*bʰuHyéti Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) To be becoming, to be growing, to be appearing.
esom Old Latin (itc-ola)
*fuiō Proto-Italic (itc-pro) To become.
fiere Latin (lat)
*fio Latin (lat) (Vulgar Latin, Eastern Romance and Italy) I am.
fui Latin (lat)
*sun Latin (lat) (Vulgar Latin) I am.
fi Romanian (ron) To be.
fiu Romanian (ron) First-person singular subjunctive form of fi.

Words with the same origin as fiu

Descendants of *h₁ésti
absent consens e esență est este fi fiindcă ființă fire firesc fost interesant posibil posibilitate prezent putea putere putut sens sentiment simț simți sunt
Descendants of - -yéti
accepta alo apuca cablu capabil capacitate capsulă captiv captură căuta căutare fie fiecare fizic ocupa participa pricepe principal recupera începe