Indo-European Words: To cut.

  1. Form *temə-. Nasalized form *t(e)m-n-ə-. Greek temnein, to cut, with o-grade forms tomos, cutting, a cut, section, volume, and tomē, a cutting. tom*
  2. Form *tem-.
    • Suffixed form *tem-lo-. Latin templum. templ*
    • Extended root *tem-d- becoming *tend- in o-grade suffixed (iterative) form *tond-eyo-. Latin tondēre, to shear, shave. tond*
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