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English

Clipping of audio-.

Latin

Proto-Italic *awizdjō, a compound of Proto-Indo-European *h₂ewis (clearly, manifestly) (from the root *h₂ew- (to see, perceive)) and *dʰh₁-ye/o- (to render).

Cognates include Ancient Greek αἰσθάνομαι (aisthánomai, to perceive) (also originally "to render manifest") and ἀΐω (aḯō, to perceive, hear), Hittite 𒌋𒀪𒄭 (u-uḫ-ḫi, I see) and Sanskrit आविस् (āvís, openly, manifestly, evidently).