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Etymology of the English word nausea

the English word nausea
derived from the Latin word nausea (nausea; seasickness)
derived from the Greek word nausea
derived from the Greek word nautia
derived from the Greek word nausia
derived from the Greek word naus, ναῦς (a boat (of any size))
derived from the Proto-Indo-European root *nau-
derived from the Proto-Indo-European root *nāu-

Date

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

Usage

Word found in Modern English



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