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Etymology of the English word revival

the English word revival
derived from the English word revive
derived from the Old French word revivre
derived from the Late Latin word revivere (live again)
derived from the Latin word vivere (be alive, live; survive)
derived from the Proto-Indo-European root *gʷei- (to live)
using the Latin prefix re-
using the English suffix -al

Derivations in English

Wicca, revivalism, revivalist

Derivations in other languages

French revival, Italian revival


Word found in Modern English

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