Origin of Nuptials
1550s, from nuptial, from Latin nūptiālis (“pertaining to marriage”), from nūptiae (“wedding”) (note that this is also plural only), from nupta, from nūbō (“I marry, I take as husband”) from Proto-Indo-European *sneubho- (“to marry, to wed”).
Cognate to French noces, Italian nozze.
Nuptials Is Also Mentioned In
Find Similar Words
Find similar words to nuptials using the buttons below.