Stare etymology


Latin word stare comes from Proto-Indo-European *sth₂-, Proto-Indo-European *-éh₁yeti, and later Proto-Italic *staēō (Stand.)

Etymology of stare

Detailed word origin of stare

Dictionary entry Language Definition
*sth₂- Proto-Indo-European (ine)
*-éh₁yeti Proto-Indo-European (ine) Thematicization of the athematic stative verbal suffix; see *-yeti.
*sth₂éh₁ye- Proto-Indo-European (ine)
*staēō Proto-Italic (itc-pro) Stand.
sto Latin (lat) (Medieval Latin) I [currently] am (feel). (Medieval Latin) I am [located at]. I stand. I stay, remain.

Words with the same origin as stare

Descendants of *sth₂-

statim testamentum

Descendants of *-éh₁yeti