Idiopathic etymology


English word idiopathic comes from English idio- (Individuality, peculiarity, separateness.), English -pathic (Adjectival form of suffix -pathy.)

Etymology of idiopathic

Detailed word origin of idiopathic

Dictionary entry Language Definition
idio- English (en) Individuality, peculiarity, separateness.
-pathic English (en) Adjectival form of suffix -pathy.
idiopathic English (en) (pathology) Of, relating to, or designating a disease or condition having no known cause.

Words with the same origin as idiopathic

Descendants of -pathic