temple etymology

French word temple comes from Proto-Indo-European *temp-

Detailed word origin of temple

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*temp- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*t(e)mp-lo-s Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
templum Latin (lat) A temple, shrine, sacred place. An open area, especially for augury.
temple French (fra) Temple (for worship).

Words with the same origin as temple

Descendants of *temp-
atemporel tempe temporaire temporairement temporalité temporel temps tempérament tempérance température tempérer tempête tremper trempé