intens etymology

Romanian word intens comes from Latin tendo, Latin ingratus (Thankless. Ungrateful. Unpleasant, disagreeable.), Latin tendere

Detailed word origin of intens

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
tendo Latin (lat) I pitch (a tent).. I proceed.. I stretch, stretch out, distend, extend.. I strive for; I reach for.
ingratus Latin (lat) Thankless. Ungrateful. Unpleasant, disagreeable.
tendere Latin (lat)
intendo Latin (lat) (Medieval Latin) I obey (+ dative). (New Latin) I understand. I aim, turn, direct.. I intend to. I stretch out, stretch, strain.. I turn my attention to, focus (on).
intensus Latin (lat) Attentive. Intense. Intent, eager.
intense French (fra) Intense.
intens Romanian (ron) Intense.

Words with the same origin as intens

Descendants of tendo
atent atenție contențios contențiune extensiune extensiv extins ostenta pretenție pretențios tandru tensiune tinde tins întins
Descendants of tendere