armipotent

[ahr-mip-uh-tnt]

Origin of armipotent

First recorded in 1350–1400, armipotent is from the Latin word armipotent- (stem of armipotēns potent in arms). See arm2, -i-, potent1
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armipotent

adjective
  1. literary strong in arms or war
Derived Formsarmipotence, noun

Word Origin for armipotent

C14: from Latin armipotēns, from arma arms + potēns powerful, from posse to be able
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