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Etymology of the English word pathology

the English word pathology
derived from the Greek word logos, λόγος (word, speech, topic, treatise, reasoning)
derived from the Greek word legein, λέγω (to speak)
derived from the Proto-Indo-European root *leg- (to collect, to speak)
derived from the Greek word pathos, πάθος (disease; properly, suffering ('pathos'); (subjectively) a passion (especially concupiscence))

Derivations in English

cytopathology, histopathology, immunopathology, micropathology, neuropathology, physiopathology, phytopathology, psychopathology

Cognates

Dutch pathologie, French pathologie, German Pathologie, Italian patologia, Lithuanian patologija, Norwegian patologi, Polish patologia, Russian пaтoлoгя, Swedish patologi

Usage

Word found in Modern English



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