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Etymology of the English word incidental

the English word incidental
derived from the English word incident
derived from the Latin word incidens (incidental)
derived from the Latin word incidere (to cut; to cut into; cut into, cut open; inscribe; happen; fall into, fall in with)
derived from the Latin word cadere (to fall; fall, sink, drop)
derived from the Proto-Indo-European root *kad- (to fall)
using the Latin prefix in- (suffix for no)
derived from the Proto-Indo-European root *ne (not)
derived from the Latin word cidere
derived from the Late Latin word caedere (chop, hew, cut out)
derived from the Proto-Indo-European root *kaə-id-
using the English suffix -al
derived from the Latin suffix -alis

Derivations in English

incidentally

Usage

Word found in Modern English



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