Motor had quite different origins, coming from the Latin movere, ‘to move’. It was first employed in English in the sense of ‘instigator’, or something that causes motion, often in a figurative sense, as of God as being the cause of the motion of the heavens.
What is the root word for movement?
late 14c., mevement, “change of position; passage from place to place,” from Old French movement “movement, exercise; start, instigation” (Modern French mouvement), from Medieval Latin movimentum, from Latin movere “to move, set in motion” (from PIE root *meue- “to push away”).
What is this word motor?
1 : one that imparts motion specifically : prime mover. 2 : any of various power units that develop energy or impart motion: such as. a : a small compact engine. b : internal combustion engine especially : a gasoline engine. c : a rotating machine that transforms electrical energy into mechanical energy.
What is the root word of vehicle?
You can see the noun vehicle when you look at the word vehicular, and that’s what it’s all about — from the Latin root vehiculum, “means of transport or vehicle.”
What is Motor short for?
MTR. (redirected from motor)
What is the symbol of motor?
Symbols of Electric Motors
|Rotation in one direction||Rotation in both directions|
|Electric motor Generic symbol + Info||Two-speed motor|
|Electric motor with terminals||AC electric motor Generic symbol + Info|
|DC electric motor + Info||DC electric motor|
What is vehicle defined as?
Definition of vehicle
1 : a means of carrying or transporting something planes, trains, and other vehicles : such as. a : motor vehicle. b : a piece of mechanized equipment.
What is the vehicle make?
A car’s make is the company that manufactured the car, such as Ford, Nissan, Honda, GMC or Tesla.