Valid etymology


English word valid comes from Latin valete (Goodbye, farewell.), Latin -idus ((suffix forming verbs) tending to.)

Etymology of valid

Detailed word origin of valid

Dictionary entry Language Definition
valete Latin (lat) Goodbye, farewell.
-idus Latin (lat) (suffix forming verbs) tending to.
validus Latin (lat) Healthy, well. Strong. Valid. Worthy.
valide Middle French (frm)
valid English (en) (logic) Of a formula or system: such that it evaluates to true regardless of the input values.. (logic) Of an argument: whose conclusion is always true whenever its premises are true.. Acceptable, proper or correct.. Related to the current topic, or presented within context, relevant.. Well grounded or justifiable, pertinent.

Words with the same origin as valid