Search found 452 matches

by spiritus
Mon Mar 14, 2005 4:53 am
Forum: Word Origins and Meanings
Topic: Origin and meaning of "re"?
Replies: 4
Views: 2020

Origin and meaning of "re"?

What is the origin and meaning of the prefix "re"?
by spiritus
Mon Mar 14, 2005 4:49 am
Forum: Word Origins and Meanings
Topic: Mother of All Etymologies
Replies: 33
Views: 12144

Mother of All Etymologies

A significant percentage of Indo-European words have Latin and Greek origins. I'm curious as to what the major etymological influences of Latin and Greek might have been. In particular I would like to know if any of the languages spoken in pre-christian North and Central Africa, were sources. This w...