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- first-person singular present indicative of cedere
- (intransitive) I go, move, proceed, go along, move along.
- (intransitive) I result, turn out, happen.
- (intransitive) I withdraw, depart, retire, go away from.
- (intransitive) I disappear, pass away, vanish.
- (intransitive, with dative) I cede, give in or yield (to), step aside (for), give way (to).
- (transitive) I concede, give up, grant, surrender, yield.
- (intransitive, with dative or in +acc.) I fall (to) (as a possession); accrue or come (to).
- (intransitive, with in +acc.) I become, turn into, be or become the equivalent of.
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 dō (“give”) (which was originally *dō, but changed later to dā by analogy).
- Hand it overǃ; Giveǃ
- 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
cedo (not comparable)