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Latin word tempto comes from Proto-Indo-European *tengʰ-, and later Proto-Italic *tendō (To stretch.).

Tempto etymology ?

Tempto detailed word origin explanation

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
*tengʰ- Proto-Indo-European (ine-pro)
*tendō Proto-Italic (itc-pro) To stretch.
tendere Latin (lat)
tempto Latin (lat) I handle, touch. I test the strength; I make an attack upon. I test, try, attempt. I urge, incite, rouse.