rezista etymology

Romanian word rezista comes from Latin sisto, Latin re-, and later French résister (To resist.)

Detailed word origin of rezista

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
sisto Latin (lat) (intransitive) I place myself; I stand.. (intransitive) I stand still; I halt; I stand firm.. (intransitive, legal) I appear in court.. (transitive) I cause to stand; I set; I place.. (transitive, legal) I cause to appear in court.
re- Latin (lat) Again; prefix added to various words to indicate an action being done again, or like the other usages indicated above under English.. Back, backwards.
resisto Latin (lat) (usually in military language) I withstand, oppose, resist; make opposition or resistance.. I rise or stand up again.. I stand back, remain standing somewhere; stand still, halt, stop, stay; remain, continue.
résister French (fra) To resist.
rezista Romanian (ron) (intransitive, or transitive with a dative object) to resist.

Words with the same origin as rezista

Descendants of sisto
exista sista
Descendants of re-
aresta cunoscut ramas rece reclamă reduce redus religie repara repeta replica reprezenta respecta respira retrage revedea reveni rezolva răceală răcoare rămas rămâne răspunde răspuns