Analyze etymology


English word analyze comes from Ancient Greek ἀνά, Ancient Greek λύσις, Ancient Greek λύω, and later Latin analysis ((Medieval Latin, mathematics) analysis.)

Etymology of analyze

Detailed word origin of analyze

Dictionary entry Language Definition
ἀνά Ancient Greek (grc)
λύσις Ancient Greek (grc)
λύω Ancient Greek (grc)
ἀνα- Ancient Greek (grc)
ἀναλύω Ancient Greek (grc)
ἀνάλυσις Ancient Greek (grc)
analysis Malayalam (mal)
analysis Latin (lat) (Medieval Latin, mathematics) analysis.
analyse French (fr) Analysis.
analyser French (fr) (grammar, transitive) to parse, to construe. (transitive) to analyse.
analysis English (en) (countable) Decomposition into components in order to study (a complex thing, concept, theory etc.).. (countable) The result of such a process.. (countable, chemistry) The process of breaking down a substance into its constituent parts, or the result of this process.. (countable, logic) Proof by deduction from known truths.. (countable, psychology) Psychoanalysis.. (uncountable, mathematics) [...]
analyze English (en) (transitive) To examine in such a manner as to ascertain the elements or nature of the thing examined; as, to analyze a fossil substance, to analyze a sentence or a word, or to analyze an action to ascertain its morality.. (transitive) To resolve (anything complex) into its elements.. (transitive) To separate into the constituent parts, for the purpose of an examination of each separately.. [...]

Words with the same origin as analyze

Descendants of ἀνά

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