attentus etymology

Latin word attentus comes from Latin tendo, and later Latin attendo (I direct or turn toward.. I pay attention, attend (to).)

Detailed word origin of attentus

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
tendo Latin (lat) I pitch (a tent).. I proceed.. I stretch, stretch out, distend, extend.. I strive for; I reach for.
attendo Latin (lat) I direct or turn toward.. I pay attention, attend (to).
attentus Latin (lat) Attentive. Conscientious. Economical.

Words with the same origin as attentus

Descendants of tendo
contentus