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Etymology of the Latin word imprecatio

the Latin word imprecatio (calling down of curses; imprecation, invoking evil)
using the Latin prefix im-
derived from the Latin prefix in- (suffix for no)
derived from the Proto-Indo-European root *ne (not)
derived from the Latin word imprecari (call down, upon, invoke)
using the Latin prefix in- (suffix for no)
derived from the Proto-Indo-European root *ne (not)
derived from the Latin word precari (beg, implore, entreat)
derived from the Latin word prece
derived from the Latin word prex (prayer, request)
derived from the Proto-Indo-European root *prek-

Derivations in other languages

English imprecate, French imprécation, Italian imprecazione, Portuguese imprecação, Spanish imprecación



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