Reputation etymology


English word reputation comes from Latin puto, Latin re-

Etymology of reputation

Detailed word origin of reputation

Dictionary entry Language Definition
puto Latin (lat) (figuratively) I arrange, settle. (figuratively) I judge, suspect, suppose. (figuratively) I ponder, consider, think about. (figuratively) I value, esteem, deem, regard, consider. I clean, cleanse. I trim, prune, lop.
re- Latin (lat) Again; prefix added to various words to indicate an action being done again, or like the other usages indicated above under English.. Back, backwards.
reputare Latin (lat)
reputationem Latin (lat)
reputation English (en) What somebody is known for.