tente

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Basque[edit]

Noun[edit]

tente

  1. upright, standing

Esperanto[edit]

Adverb[edit]

tente

  1. temptingly

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French tente, possibly from Vulgar Latin *tenta, from the feminine of tentus, perfect passive participle of tendō, or alternatively from *tenda, itself possibly a contraction of *tendita, feminine of a variant Vulgar Latin participle *tenditus (instead of tentus, perfect passive participle of Latin tendō). Compare Italian tenda, Portuguese tenda, Spanish tienda.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tente f (plural tentes)

  1. tent
  2. first and third person singular present form of tenter

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Further reading[edit]


Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

tente

  1. vocative masculine singular of tentus

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

tente

  1. simple past of tenne

Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Possibly from Vulgar Latin *tenta, from the feminine of tentus, perfect passive participle of tendō, or alternatively from *tenda, itself possibly a contraction of *tendita, feminine of a variant Vulgar Latin participle *tenditus (instead of tentus, perfect passive participle of Latin tendō).

Noun[edit]

tente f (oblique plural tentes, nominative singular tente, nominative plural tentes)

  1. tent, temporary hut or other similar building

Usage notes[edit]

  • There is no consensus what the difference between paveillon, tente and tref is in Old French. There may be no difference, or the difference may vary according to the author.

Descendants[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

tente

  1. First-person singular (eu) affirmative imperative of tentar
  2. Third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of tentar
  3. First-person singular (eu) negative imperative of tentar
  4. Third-person singular (você) negative imperative of tentar
  5. First-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of tentar
  6. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present subjunctive of tentar

Venetian[edit]

Adjective[edit]

tente

  1. feminine plural of tento