propterea etymology

Latin word propterea comes from Latin propter, Latin ea

Detailed word origin of propterea

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
propter Latin (lat) Near, at hand, hard by (rare) through, by means of. Because of, on account of, for. Near, close to, hard by.
ea Latin (lat) On that side. That way. There Accusative neuter plural of is: "them (things)". Nominative feminine singular of is: "she", "it" (referring to feminine nouns). Nominative neuter plural of is: "they (things)".
propterea Latin (lat) Therefore; for that reason.