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And thus it is likely that [??] is derived from [??] 'vessel' and 'expensive, precious' (Sokoloff: "[...; etym. unkni]").
I answer that, Pride [superbia] is so called because a man thereby aims higher [supra] than he is; wherefore Isidore says (Etym. x): "A man is said to be proud, because he wishes to appear above (super) what he really is"; for he who wishes to overstep beyond what he is, is proud.
Etym. 19,32,6) lucentes, mea vita, nec smaragdos beryllos mihi, Flacce, nec nitentes nec percandida margarita quaero nec quos Thynica lima perpolivit amulos neque iaspios lapillos.