Vision etymology


English word vision comes from Latin -ionem, Proto-Italic *wissos, and later Latin videre (:.)

Etymology of vision

Detailed word origin of vision

Dictionary entry Language Definition
-ionem Latin (lat)
*wissos Proto-Italic (itc-pro)
videre Latin (lat) :.
vision Old French (842-ca. 1400) (fro) Vision (supernatural sensory experience).
visioun Anglo-Norman (xno)
vision English (en) (countable) A person or thing of extraordinary beauty.. (countable) A religious or mystical experience of a supernatural appearance.. (countable) An ideal or a goal toward which one aspires.. (countable) Something imaginary one thinks one sees.. (countable) Something seen; an object perceived visually.. (countable, by extension) Something unreal or imaginary; a creation of fancy.. [...]

Words with the same origin as vision