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Etymology of the English word monitor

the English word monitor
derived from the Latin word monitor (counselor, preceptor; prompter)
derived from the Latin word monere (remind, advise, warn)
derived from the Proto-Indo-European root *men-


The earliest known usage of monitor in English dates from the 16th century.

Derivations in English


Derivations in other languages

Italian monitor, Spanish monitor


Word found in Modern English

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