idem

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See also: Idem, IDEM, and ídem

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin idem (the same).

Adjective[edit]

idem (not comparable)

  1. The same.

Derived terms[edit]

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used almost exclusively in footnotes of academic or scholarly papers, especially those of the legal profession, to indicate that the source referred to in a footnote is the same as the source in the preceding footnote; usually abbreviated when so used.

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Dutch[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

idem

  1. idem, ditto

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French[edit]

Adverb[edit]

idem

  1. idem, likewise

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈidem/
  • Hyphenation: ì‧dem

Adverb[edit]

idem

  1. ditto, and so, likewise, also

Pronoun[edit]

idem

  1. ditto, the same

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Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Determiner[edit]

īdem m, eadem f, idem n

  1. the same (usually with ablative)
    • 29 bc. Vergil. Georgics, III
      amor omnibvs idem
      Sex is the same for all of them [viz., every form of man, beast, aquatic or winged life, and livestock]

Inflection[edit]

Irregular declension. Similar to which of is, ea, id.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative īdem eadem idem eīdem eaedem eadem
genitive eiusdem eiusdem eiusdem eōrundem eārundem eōrundem
dative eīdem eīdem eīdem eīsdem eīsdem eīsdem
accusative eundem eandem idem eōsdem eāsdem eadem
ablative eōdem eādem eōdem eīsdem eīsdem eīsdem

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References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 A Manual of Latin Prosody by William Ramsay (2nd Ed.; 1859; Richard Griffin & Co.), page 29
      [… W]e have īdem in the nom. masculine, and ĭdem in the nom. neuter, the original form of these words having been probably isdem and iddem.

Portuguese[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

idem

  1. (demonstrative) the aforesaid; ditto

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Verb[edit]

idem (Cyrillic spelling идем)

  1. first-person singular present tense form of ići.