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pender (Verb) "to hang"
11th cent. From Latin pendere "to weight," "to hang." From Proto-Italic *pend-e/o- 'id.' From Proto-Indo-European *(s)pend-e/o- 'id.'
Indo-European
Romance
Portuguese pender, Catalan penjar, French pendre, Italian pendere, Sardinian pendhere
Balto-Slavic
Old Church Slavonic pędь "span," Russian pjad' 'id.,' Czech píd' 'id.,' Polish piędź 'id.,' Slovene pę̑d 'id.,' Lithuanian spę́sti "to set a trap"