Origin: Fr < It catastro < dial. (Venetian) catastico < LGr katastichon, register, list (lit., line by line): see cata- & stich
- cadastral adjective
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Origin: French, from Provençal cadastro, from Italian catastro, alteration of Old Italian catastico, from Late Greek katastikhon, register : Greek kata-, by; see cata- + Greek stikhos, line; see steigh- in Indo-European roots.
- ca·dasˈtral adjective