teritoriu etymology

Romanian word teritoriu comes from Latin -ionem, Latin -ator, Proto-Indo-European *tr̥s-, and later French territoire (Country. Territory.)

Detailed word origin of teritoriu

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ionem Latin (lat)
-ator Latin (lat) Enlarged form of -tor, used to form agent nouns; -ator, -er.
*tr̥s- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
terra Latin (lat) the world, the globe, earth as a celestial object. Earth's surface (dry land and sea together; as opposed to the heavens). A land, a region, a country. Earth, soil, dirt. Ground, dry land.
territorium Latin (lat) The land around or within the boundaries of a town; territory.
territoire French (fra) Country. Territory.
teritoriu Romanian (ron) Territory.

Words with the same origin as teritoriu

Descendants of -ator
creator gladiator sinistru