Perfection etymology


English word perfection comes from Latin perfectio (Finishing, completion. Perfection.)

Etymology of perfection

Detailed word origin of perfection

Dictionary entry Language Definition
perfectio Latin (lat) Finishing, completion. Perfection.
perfection Old French (fro)
perfection English (en) (obsolete, transitive) To perfect. A quality, endowment, or acquirement completely excellent; an ideal; faultlessness; especially, the divine attribute of complete excellence.. The quality or state of being perfect or complete, so that nothing substandard remains; the highest attainable state or degree of excellence.