Other Word Forms of Crisis
Origin of Crisis
From Ancient Greek κρίσις (krisis, “a separating, power of distinguishing, decision, choice, election, judgment, dispute”), from κρίνω (krinō, “pick out, choose, decide, judge”)
Middle English from Latin judgment from Greek krisis from krīnein to separate, judge krei- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
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