ce

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Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

ce f (plural ces)

  1. The Latin letter C (lowercase c).

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Classical Nahuatl[edit]

Numeral[edit]

ce

  1. one

Esperanto[edit]

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Noun[edit]

ce (plural ce-oj, accusative singular ce-on, accusative plural ce-ojn)

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter C/c.

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Ultimately from Latin ecce illum (< ille) via Old French cel

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

ce (m before vowel cet, f cette, plural ces)

  1. this, that

Pronoun[edit]

ce

  1. it, this, that

Italian[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ce

  1. (euphony of ci) us

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

(indeclinable)

  1. The name of the letter C.

Coordinate terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Arthur E. Gordon, The Letter Names of the Latin Alphabet (University of California Press, 1973; volume 9 of University of California Publications: Classical Studies), part III: “Summary of the Ancient Evidence”, page 32: "Clearly there is no question or doubt about the names of the vowels A, E, I, O, U. They are simply long A, long E, etc. (ā, ē, ī, ō, ū). Nor is there any uncertainty with respect to the six mutes B, C, D, G, P, T. Their names are bē, cē, dē, gē, pē, tē (each with a long E). Or about H, K, and Q: they are hā, kā, kū—each, again, with a long vowel sound."

Lojban[edit]

Cmavo[edit]

ce (rafsi cec, selma'o JOI)

  1. Joins elements into an unordered set.
    ko'a pu cuxna le norbarda le cmalu ku ce le norbarda ku ce le barda
    He (she) chose the medium from among {small, medium, large}.

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Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

ce

  1. Nonstandard spelling of .

Usage notes[edit]

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Mapudungun[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • che (using Unified Alphabet)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ce (using Raguileo Alphabet)

  1. person
  2. people

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Wixaleyiñ: Mapucezugun-wigkazugun pici hemvlcijka (Wixaleyiñ: Small Mapudungun-Spanish dictionary), Beretta, Marta; Cañumil, Dario; Cañumil, Tulio, 2008.

Neapolitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ecce

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ce (adverbial)

  1. there (at a place)

Old Irish[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ce

  1. Alternative spelling of cía.

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quid, from Proto-Indo-European *kʷid, cf. *kʷis.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ce

  1. what
    Ce vrei faci?
    What do you want to do?

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ce f (plural ces)

  1. Name of the letter c.

Tarantino[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ce (relative)

  1. who

Conjunction[edit]

ce

  1. if

Turkish[edit]

Noun[edit]

ce

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter C/c.

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