proximus etymology

Latin word proximus comes from Proto-Indo-European *pr̥-, Proto-Indo-European *-kʷe (Forms distributives from interrogatives.. And.)

Detailed word origin of proximus

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*pr̥- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*-kʷe Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro) Forms distributives from interrogatives.. And.
*prokʷe Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*prokʷism̥mos Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
proximus Latin (lat) Nearest person or thing. Neighbour (substantive) the latest, most recent, last. (substantive) the next. Adjoining. Nearest, next.

Words with the same origin as proximus

Descendants of *-kʷe
atque cumque itaque namque neque pleraque plerique plerumque prope propter proximo quicumque quisque quocumque quoque ubique undique uterque utique utque utrimque