Avada Kedavra' or the killing curse has been taken from the Armaic phrase “avra kehdabra" meaning ‘I will create as I speak’. Although J.K.Rowling has combined it with the latin ‘cadavra' meaning dead bodies.

So Avada Kedavra stands for “I will create dead bodies as I speak

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    "Cadavra" is not any sort of Latin. Most obvious because of the v+r combination, which is not in the language. "Cadaver"...
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