Origin of Police
French from Old French policie civil organization from Late Latin polītīa from Latin the State from Greek polīteia from polītēs citizen from polis city pelə-3 in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Middle French police, from Latin politia (“state, government"), from Ancient Greek πολιτεία (politeia).
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