Consuetudo etymology


Latin word consuetudo comes from Latin con-, Latin suesco

Etymology of consuetudo

Detailed word origin of consuetudo

Dictionary entry Language Definition
con- Latin (lat) Used in compounds to indicate a being or bringing together of several objects. Used in compounds to indicate the completeness, perfecting of any act, and thus gives intensity to the signification of the simple word.
suesco Latin (lat) (intransitive, rare, poetic) I become used or accustomed to. (transitive, rare, post-Classical) I accustom, habituate, train.
consuetudo Latin (lat) A custom, habit, use, usage, convention, way, tradition; experience.. An intercourse in love, intimacy; love affair, amour, illicit intercourse.. Customary right, common law.. Social intercourse, companionship, familiarity, conversation.. The act of habituating; state of being habituated or accustomed, habituation.. The form of speech, usage of a language.

Words with the same origin as consuetudo

Descendants of con-

comes commune communis coram curia