Agenda etymology


English word agenda comes from Proto-Indo-European *h₂eǵ-, Proto-Indo-European *h₂eǵʰ-, and later Proto-Indo-European *h₂éǵeti (To be driving.)

Etymology of agenda

Detailed word origin of agenda

Dictionary entry Language Definition
*h₂eǵ- Proto-Indo-European (ine) to drive, plough animal
*h₂eǵʰ- Proto-Indo-European (ine) plough animal
*h₂éǵeti Proto-Indo-European (ine) To be driving.
*agō Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Do, act. Drive. Push, impel.
agere Latin (lat)
agenda English (en) A hidden agenda.. A list of matters to be taken up (as at a meeting).. A notebook used to organize and maintain such plans or lists, an agenda book, an agenda planner.. A temporally organized plan for matters to be attended to. (now, _, rare).

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