med

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English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Shortened from medical.

Adjective[edit]

med (not comparable)

  1. (informal) Medical.
    I'm in med school.

Noun[edit]

med (plural meds)

  1. (informal, chiefly in the plural) medications, especially prescribed psychoactive medications.
    He's been very strange. I wonder if he's not been taking his meds.

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

med

  1. (UK, dialect) may; might
    • Thomas Hardy, Jude the Obscure
      You med be religious, or you med not, but you can't help striking in your homely note with the rest.

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *medъ, from Proto-Indo-European *médʰu.

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Noun[edit]

med m

  1. honey (sweet liquid made by bees)

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse með.

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med

  1. with
  2. by
  3. including, counting

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse með.

Preposition[edit]

med

  1. with

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse með.

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med

  1. with (in the company of)
    Kven vert med oss?
    Who is coming with us?

Old English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

West Proto-Germanic *mēdō, from Proto-Germanic *mizdō, from Proto-Indo-European *mizdʰos. Cognate with Old Frisian mede, Old Saxon meda, Old High German miata (German Miete (rent)); and with Ancient Greek μισθός (misthós, reward), archaic Russian мзда (mzda, payment, bribe), and Slovak mzda.

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Noun[edit]

mēd f

  1. reward

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *medъ, from Proto-Indo-European *médʰu. Cognate with English mead, German Met, Ancient Greek μέθυ (méthu, wine) (whence English methylene, methane, Greek μέθη (méthi, drunkness)), Hindi मधु (honey) or Urdu مدھو (honey), Persian می (wine).

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Noun[edit]

mȇd m (Cyrillic spelling ме̑д)

  1. honey
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Etymology 2[edit]

Variant of među.

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med

  1. (Kajkavian) between
  2. (Kajkavian) among

Slovak[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *medъ, from Proto-Indo-European *médʰu.

Noun[edit]

med m (genitive singular medu, nominative plural medy), declension pattern dub

  1. honey (the sweet liquid made by bees)

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References[edit]

  • med in Slovak dictionaries at korpus.sk

Slovene[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *meďu, from Proto-Indo-European *médʰyos.

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Preposition[edit]

med

  1. (with instrumental) between (stationary)
  2. (with accusative) between (motion towards)

Etymology 2[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *medъ, from Proto-Indo-European *médʰu.

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Noun[edit]

méd m inan (genitive medú or méda, uncountable)

  1. honey
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Etymology 3[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *mědь.

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Noun[edit]

méd f (genitive medí, uncountable)

  1. brass
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Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse með, from Proto-Germanic *midi.

Adverb[edit]

med

  1. also, as well, too
Derived terms[edit]
  • See preposition, below
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Preposition[edit]

med

  1. with, together with, in the company of
    Han tränar (tillsammans) med vänner.
    He trains (together) with friends.
  2. including, containing, with; in addition to
    Han hittade en plånbok med 100 euro.
    He found a wallet containing 100 euros.
    Med dig blir vi 4 (stycken).
    Including you, there will be four of us.
    Han har en motorcykel med sidovagn.
    He has a motorcycle with a sidecar.
    En hög med sand.
    A pile of sand.
  3. by, with; by means of
    Han reste med tåg
    He travelled by train
    Han öppnade dörren med nyckeln.
    He opened the door with the key.
  4. at, in, on, with (expressing manner)
    Han kör med en hastighet av 90 km/h
    He is driving at a speed of 90 km/h.
    Sluta skriva med stora bokstäver!
    Stop writing in capital letters!
    Han gjorde det med avsikt
    He did it on purpose.
    He talar med brytning
    He speaks with an accent.
  5. to (in the expression "lika med" = "equal to")
    1 + 1 är lika med 2
    1 + 1 is equal to 2.
    Hon är gift med en svensk
    She is married to a Swede.
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Etymology 2[edit]

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Noun[edit]

med c

  1. a runner (device upon which something slides)
  2. a rocker (a device upon which something rocks)
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