урод etymology

Russian word урод comes from Proto-Balto-Slavic *rodos, and later Church Slavic ѫродъ (Stupid.)

Detailed word origin of урод

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*rodos Proto-Balto-Slavic (ine-bsl-pro)
*rodъ Proto-Slavic (sla-pro) Gender, sex. Genus, race, birth. Kin, family, tribe, clan. Kind. Yield, harvest.
род Russian (rus) (grammar) gender, class. (taxonomy) genus. Generation, birth, origin, stock, family. Sort, kind, genre, style, branch.
ѫродъ Church Slavic (chu) Stupid.
уродъ Old Russian (orv)
урод Russian (rus) Monster. Ugly creature.

Words with the same origin as урод

Descendants of *rodos
международный народ род родной родственник