Words related to sociable

*sekw- (1)

Proto-Indo-European root meaning "to follow."

It forms all or part of: associate; association; consequence; consequent; dissociate; ensue; execute; extrinsic; intrinsic; obsequious; persecute; persecution; prosecute; pursue; second (adj.) "next after first;" second (n.) "one-sixtieth of a minute;" sect; secundine; segue; sequacious; sequel; sequence; sequester; sociable; social; society; socio-; subsequent; sue; suit; suite; suitor; tocsin.

It is the hypothetical source of/evidence for its existence is provided by: Sanskrit sacate "accompanies, follows;" Avestan hacaiti, Greek hepesthai "to follow;" Latin sequi "to follow, come after," secundus "second, the following;" Lithuanian seku, sekti "to follow;" Old Irish sechim "I follow."

insociability (n.)
1740, from insociable "unsociable" (1580s), from in- (1) "not, opposite of" + sociable.
sociability (n.)

late 15c., from French sociabilite, from Latin sociabilis (see sociable).

unsociable (adj.)
c. 1600, from un- (1) "not" + sociable (adj.). Insociable is older (1580s) but less common.