Scire etymology


Latin word scire comes from English shine, Proto-Indo-European *sēik-

Etymology of scire

Detailed word origin of scire

Dictionary entry Language Definition
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.. [...]
*sēik- Proto-Indo-European (ine) to cut
*ski- Proto-Indo-European (ine)
*skijō Proto-Italic (itc-pro)
sciendus Latin (lat)

Words with the same origin as scire

Descendants of shine

scientia scio

Descendants of *sēik-