ocupa etymology

Romanian word ocupa comes from Latin capio (I capture, seize, take. I take in, understand. I take on.), Latin ob, Latin ob- (Towards; against.)

Detailed word origin of ocupa

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
capio Latin (lat) I capture, seize, take. I take in, understand. I take on.
ob Latin (lat) Against; facing. In the direction of, to, towards. On account of, according to, because of, due to, for (the purpose of).
ob- Latin (lat) Towards; against.
occupare Latin (lat)
occuper French (fra) (reflexive, s'occuper de) To take care of, to tend to, to deal with.. (reflexive, s'occuper) To be busy, to keep oneself busy.. To employ. To occupy, to take up.
ocupa Romanian (ron) (reflexive) to be busy. (relexive) to take care of, deal with. To occupy, take up.

Words with the same origin as ocupa

Descendants of capio
accepta acăța agăța agățătoare apuca capabil capacitate concept căpăstru căuta căutare ocupație participa preocupa pricepe principal prinț recupera rețetă începe încăpea încăpăstra
Descendants of ob
cășuna obez obezitate obiect obliga obligație observator obstacol obstinație ocazie occident oferi ucide ucis uib
Descendants of ob-
amuți asurzi obscur observa obține occidental ostentație uita uitare