Words related to particular

*pere- (2)

*perə-, Proto-Indo-European root meaning "to grant, allot" (and reciprocally, "to get in return"); possibly related to *pere- (1) "to produce, procure."

It forms all or part of: apart; apartment; bipartient; bipartisan; bipartite; compartment; depart; department; ex parte; impart; jeopardy; multipartite; parcel; parse; part; partial; participate; participation; particle; particular; particulate; partisan; partition; partitive; partner; party; portion; proportion; quadripartite; repartee; tripartite.

It is the hypothetical source of/evidence for its existence is provided by: Sanskrit purtam "reward;" Hittite parshiya- "fraction, part;" Greek peprotai "it has been granted;" Latin partem (nominative pars) "a part, piece," portio "share, portion."

particularity (n.)

"state or character of being particular; that which is particular," 1520s, from French particularité, from Late Latin particularitatem (nominative particularitas), from Latin particularis "of a part, concerning a small part" (see particular (adj.)).

particularize (v.)

specify or mention with details, give the particulars of," 1580s, from particular (adj.) + -ize. Related: Particularized; particularizing; particularization.

particularly (adv.)

late 14c., particulerli, "separately, individually, specifically;" 1670s, "in a special degree, more than others;" from particular (adj.) + -ly (2).