Scio etymology


Latin word scio comes from Middle English shinen

Etymology of scio

Detailed word origin of scio

Dictionary entry Language Definition
shinen Middle English (enm)
shine English (en) (US, transitive) To make bright; to cause to shine by reflected light.. (intransitive) To be effulgent in splendour or beauty.. (intransitive) To be eminent, conspicuous, or distinguished; to exhibit brilliant intellectual powers.. (intransitive) To be immediately apparent.. (intransitive) To distinguish oneself; to excel.. (intransitive) To emit light.. (intransitive) To reflect light.. [...]
*ski- Proto-Indo-European (ine)
*skij┼Ź Proto-Italic (itc-pro)
scio Latin (lat) I can, know, understand, have knowledge.. I know carnally.

Words with the same origin as scio

Descendants of shinen

scientia scire