tendo

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Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

tendo (accusative singular tendon, plural tendoj, accusative plural tendojn)

  1. tent

Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

tendo

  1. gerund of ter

Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Esperanto tendo, English tent, French tente, Italian tenda, Spanish tienda, from Vulgar Latin *tenda, from Latin tendō.

Noun[edit]

tendo (plural tendi)

  1. tent

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

tendo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of tendere

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *ten- (to stretch, draw). Sihler traces the /d/ back to the ordinary present suffix -ye in position after *n (cf. offendō, dēfendō from *gʷʰen-ye-). Cognates include Ancient Greek τείνω (teínō), Sanskrit तनोति (tanóti) and Old English þennan.

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active tendō, present infinitive tendere, perfect active tetendī, supine tentum

  1. I stretch, stretch out, distend, extend.
  2. I proceed.
  3. I strive for; I reach for.
  4. I pitch (a tent).

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External links[edit]

  • tendo in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

tendo

  1. Gerund of ter

Swahili[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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Noun[edit]

tendo (ma class, plural matendo)

  1. deed