doge

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Andrea Gritti, Doge of Venice (1523-1538)

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From Venetian or Italian doge, from Latin ducem, accusative of dux (leader, prince).

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doge (plural doges or dogi)

  1. (historical) The chief magistrate in the republics of Venice and Genoa.
    • 1797, John Adams, A Defence of the Constitutions of Government of the United States, page 62
      In the thirteenth century, a new method of appointing the doge, by the famous ballot of Venice, a complicated mixture of choice and chance, was adopted.
    • 1982, John Julius Norwich, A History of Venice, chapter 34, page 346
      This reply was one of the first important pronouncements to be made by Antonio Grimani, who on 6 July had been elected seventy-fourth Doge of Venice in succession to Leonardo Loredan.

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Finnish[edit]

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doge

  1. doge

Declension[edit]

In genitive plural, non-standard dogien seems to be the most commonly used form.


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Etymology[edit]

From Venetian doge, from Latin ducem, accusative of dux (leader, prince).

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doge m (plural doges)

  1. doge
    • 1833, Julie de Quérangal, Philippe de Morvelle, Revue des Deux Mondes, T.2,4
      Non pas, non pas, cria-t-on de tous côtés ; il y a encore Venise. - Venise la reine des mers ! - Le lion de Saint-Marc ! - Le Bucentaure ! - Le doge ! - Quel homme qu'un doge ! []

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  • Dictionnaire de l’Académie française, huitième édition, 1932-1935

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Venetian Doxe, from Latin ducem, accusative of dux (leader, prince). See also duce and duca.

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doge m (plural dogi)

  1. doge

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  • (dogè) IPA(key): [doˈɡʲɛ]
  • (dòge) IPA(key): [ˈdoɡʲɛ]

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dogè m

  1. locative singular form of dogas.

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dòge m

  1. vocative singular form of dogas.

Portuguese[edit]

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doge m (plural doges)

  1. (historical) doge (chief magistrate in the republics of Venice and Genoa)

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doge

  1. dative singular of dog