Origin of annelid; from Modern Latin Annelida (pl.) ; from French annélides ; from (animaux) annelés, ringed (animals) ; from past participle of anneler, to encircle ; from Old French anel, a ring ; from Classical Latin annellus, diminutive of anulus, a ring: see annular
Origin of annelidFrom New Latin Annelida, phylum name, from French annelés, pl. past participle of anneler, to ring, from Old French anel, ring, from Latin &amacron;nellus, diminutive of &amacron;nus, ring.
- of, or relating to these creatures