Evanescere etymology


Latin word evanescere comes from Proto-Indo-European *h₁weh₂-, Spanish desvariar (To become delusional, to lose one's mind.), Proto-Indo-European *awa(n)-

Etymology of evanescere

Detailed word origin of evanescere

Dictionary entry Language Definition
*h₁weh₂- Proto-Indo-European (ine)
desvariar Spanish (es) To become delusional, to lose one's mind.
*awa(n)- Proto-Indo-European (ine)
*h₁weh₂-sno- Proto-Indo-European (ine)
*wānos Proto-Italic (itc-pro)
vanus Latin (lat) (figuratively) groundless, baseless, meaningless. Deceptive, untrustworthy. Ostentatious, boastful. Unsubstantial. Vain, empty, vacant, void.
vano Italian (it) Quaint. Vain, useless, idle Room. Space, opening, compartment, bay.
vanesco Latin (lat) I vanish.
ex- Latin (lat) (intensive) thoroughly. Denoting achievement. Denoting privation. Out, away. Throughout. Up.