Nimis etymology


Latin word nimis comes from Latin ne- (Absolutely negates the principal meaning.), Proto-Indo-European *moh₁-

Etymology of nimis

Detailed word origin of nimis

Dictionary entry Language Definition
ne- Latin (lat) Absolutely negates the principal meaning.
*moh₁- Proto-Indo-European (ine)
metiri Latin (lat)
nimis Latin (lat) Too, too much, excessively.

Words with the same origin as nimis

Descendants of ne-

necesse nefas nihil