espace

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

espace (uncountable)

  1. (obsolete) Space.

References[edit]

  • OED online

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin, from Latin spatium.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɛs.pas/
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  • (Quebec) IPA(key): [ɛs.pɑɔ̯s]
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Noun[edit]

espace m (plural espaces)

  1. space
    Je manque d'espace. I'm a bit short of space.
    Il a changé en l'espace de deux minutes. It changed in the space of two minutes.

Verb[edit]

espace

  1. first-person singular present indicative of espacer
  2. third-person singular present indicative of espacer
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of espacer
  4. first-person singular present subjunctive of espacer
  5. second-person singular imperative of espacer

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Middle French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old French espace.

Noun[edit]

espace m (plural espaces)

  1. space; room (empty area)
  2. duration (space of time)
    • 1608, Pierre de La Primaudaye, Académie françoise, Volume 3, page 65-66
      Mais premier, nous commencerons d'entrer en quelque consideration des thresors precieux, & doctes enseignemens, dont les sacrees paroles de Moyse par nous ci devant les ouyes de la creation, sont secondement enceintes, et notamment dans l'espace de six iours, qu'il d'escrit de la perfection de ce grand bastiment humain:ainsi que ie te laisse, Achitob, à nous faire entendre

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Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

espace m (oblique plural espaces, nominative singular espaces, nominative plural espace)

  1. space; room (empty area)
  2. duration (space of time)

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Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

espace

  1. First-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of espaçar
  2. Third-person singular (ele, ela, also used with tu and você?) present subjunctive of espaçar
  3. First-person singular (eu) affirmative imperative of espaçar
  4. Third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of espaçar
  5. First-person singular (eu) negative imperative of espaçar
  6. Third-person singular (você) negative imperative of espaçar