apud

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin apud (in the writings of)

Preposition[edit]

apud

  1. Used in scholarly works to cite a reference at second hand
    Jones apud Smith means that the original source is Jones, but that the author is relying on Smith for that reference.

Translations[edit]


Esperanto[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin apud.

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

apud

  1. near
    • 1910, L. L. Zamenhof, "Proverbaro Esperanta":
      Apud propra domo ŝtelisto ne ŝtelas.
      A thief doesn't steal near their own house.
  2. next to, beside, alongside, adjacent to
    • 1910, L. L. Zamenhof, "Proverbaro Esperanta":
      Apud plena manĝotablo ĉiu estas tre afabla.
      Next to a full table of food, everyone is very friendly.

Derived terms[edit]

See also[edit]

  • cis (on this side of)
  • trans (across, on the other side of)

Ido[edit]

Adverb[edit]

apud

  1. beside

Interlingua[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

apud

  1. next to; together with

Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Preposition[edit]

apud

  1. (with accusative) at, by, near, among
  2. (with accusative) at the house of
  3. (with accusative) before, in the presence of, in the writings of, in view of

Descendants[edit]

  • Catalan: amb
  • Occitan: amb
  • Old Provençal: ab
  • Old French: od