c.1300, from O.Fr. statue (12c.), from L. statua "image, statue," prop. "that which is set up," back-formation from statuere "to cause to stand, set up," from status "a standing, position," from stare "to stand".
mid-14c., "law, regulation, edict," from O.Fr. constitucion (12c.) "constitution, establishment," and directly from L. constitutionem (nom. constitutio) "act of settling, settled condition, anything arranged or settled upon, regulation, order, ordinance," from constitut-, pp. stem of constituere (see constitute).
mid-15c., verb use of adjective constitute, "made up, formed" (late 14c.), from L. constitutus "arranged, settled," pp. adj. from constituere "to cause to stand, set up, fix, place, establish, set in order; form something new; resolve," of persons, "to appoint to an office," from com-, intensive prefix (see com-), + statuere "to set" (see statue).
Kas gali į...?
c.1400, "action of establishing or founding (a system of government, a religious order, etc.)," from O.Fr. institution, from L. institutionem (nom. institutio), noun of state from institutus (see institute). Meaning "established law or practice" is from 1550s. Meaning "establishment or organization for the promotion of some charity" is from 1707.
early 14c., "to establish in office, appoint," from L. institutus, pp. of instituere "to set up," from in- "in" + statuere "establish, to cause to stand" (see statute). Related: Instituted; instituting. General sense of "set up, found, introduce" first attested late 15c. The noun sense of "organization, society" is from 1828, borrowed from French Institut national des Sciences et des Arts, established 1795 to replace the royal academies.
c.1300, from L. restitutionem (nom. restitutio) "a restoring," from restitutus, pp. of restituere "restore, rebuild, replace," from re- "again" + statuere "to set up" (see statute).
late 14c., "appointment of a subordinate or successor," from M.Fr. substitution, from L.L. substitutionem (nom. substitutio) "a putting in place of another," from pp. stem of L. substituere "put in place of another, place under or next to," from sub "under" (see sub-) + statuere "set up" (see statue).
1550s, from L.L. prostitutionem, noun of action from prostituere (see prostitute).
1520s, "to offer to indiscriminate sexual intercourse (usually in exchange for money)," from L. prostituere "to expose to prostitution, expose publicly," from pro- "before" (see pro-) + statuere "cause to stand, establish" (see stature). The noun sense of "harlot" is from 1610s, from L. prostituta "prostitute," fem. of prostitutus, pp. of prostituere. The notion of "sex for hire" is not inherent in the etymology, which rather suggests one "exposed to lust" or sex "indiscriminately offered." However, this is now almost the official European term for the institution, e.g. Ger. prostituierte, Rus. prostitutka, etc. Figurative sense (of abilities, etc.) is from 1590s. The noun meaning "a woman who offers her body indiscriminately" (usually for money) is from 1610s. Of men, in reference to homosexual acts, recorded from 1886 (in form prostitution).
Prostitutės net pavadinimo mūsų protėviai neatnešė lig šių dienų.
Pamiršo, tur būt...
Todėl, kad "before" (see pro-) + statuere .
O pinigai prie ko?
Gal prie to, kad, be statuere, daugiau nieko nėra?
Konstitucija, institucija, restitucija, prostitucija.
Substituciją irgi, galima sakyti, įsisavinom.