cedo

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cito.

Adjective[edit]

cedo m (feminine ceda, masculine plural cedos, feminine plural cedas)

  1. early

Adverb[edit]

cedo

  1. early, soon

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

cedo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of cedere

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *ḱiesdʰ- (to drive away; to go away). Cognates include Sanskrit सेधति (sedhati, to drive, chase away) and Avestan [script needed] (siizdat̰, will chase away)[script needed].

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active cēdō, present infinitive cēdere, perfect active cessī, supine cessum

  1. (intransitive) I go, move, proceed, go along, move along.
  2. (intransitive) I result, turn out, happen.
  3. (intransitive) I withdraw, depart, retire, go away from.
    1. (intransitive, military) I withdraw, fall back, give up my post.
  4. (intransitive) I disappear, pass away, vanish.
  5. (intransitive, with dative) I cede, give in or yield (to), step aside (for), give way (to).
    1. (intransitive) I am inferior to, yield to in rank.
  6. (transitive) I concede, give up, grant, surrender, yield.
  7. (intransitive, with dative or in +acc.) I fall (to) (as a possession); accrue or come (to).
  8. (intransitive, with in +acc.) I become, turn into, be or become the equivalent of.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From the Proto-Italic imperative *ke-dō, plural *ke-date. This is composed of a particle *ke (here) (seen also in ec-ce, hi-c, illi-c etc.) + the imperative of (give) (which was originally *dō, but changed later to by analogy).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

second person singular imperative cedo, second person plural imperative cedite or cette

  1. (of objects) Hand (it) over!; Give (it)!
  2. (with manum) Give me your hand!
  3. (of objects, especially evidence or exhibits at a trial) Produce (it)!; Show (it) to us!
  4. (of people) Bring (him)!, Bring (him) in!, Produce (him)!
  5. Tell me!; Describe (it) to me!, Explain (it) to me!
  6. (followed by a conditional clause with consequent) Tell me, Come now, Hear me out
  7. (followed by a conditional clause without a consequent) What if?, Suppose?
  8. (with impersonal or subjunctive) Come now

References[edit]

  • Michiel de Vaan (2008), Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, page 103
  • Forms of Conjugation, in J. B. Greenough, G. L. Kittredge, A. A. Howard, Benj. L. D'Ooge, Ed.; Allen and Greenough's New Latin Grammar for Schools and Colleges

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese cedo, from Latin cito.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

cedo (not comparable)

  1. At a time before expected; sooner than usual; early.

Verb[edit]

cedo

  1. First-person singular (eu) present indicative of ceder

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

cedo

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of ceder.