mes

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See also: més, mēs, mês, mêş, and měś

Afrikaans[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Dutch mes.

Noun[edit]

mes (plural messe)

  1. knife

Albanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Albanian *meTi, *meTśi-, from Proto-Indo-European *me-t/dhi (with, middle), ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *medʰyo-. Cognate to Gothic 𐌼𐌹𐌸 (miþ, with). It might represent a devoiced variant of mez. A loan from Modern Greek μέσος (mésos, in the middle) is not excluded.

Noun[edit]

mes m

  1. middle

Aromanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mensis.

Noun[edit]

mes

  1. month

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mensis (month). Compare French mois, Italian mese, Portuguese mês, Romansch mais, Spanish mes.

Noun[edit]

mes m (plural mesos)

  1. month

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Verb[edit]

mes

  1. past participle of metre

Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch mets, mes, contraction of *metses, from Old Dutch *metisas, *metsas, from Proto-Germanic *matisahsą (food knife), an early compound of Proto-Germanic *matiz (food) + *sahsą (knife). Compare Old High German mezzisahs for more information.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mes n (plural messen, diminutive mesje n)

  1. knife, cleaver

Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: mes
  • Japanese: メス (mesu, medical knife)

French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

mes pl (masculine mon, feminine ma)

  1. plural form of mon (possessive), my

Related terms[edit]

Possessee
Singular Plural
Masculine Feminine
Possessor Singular First person mon ma mes
Second person ton ta tes
Third person son sa ses
Plural First person notre nos
Second person votre vos
Third person leur leurs


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Galician[edit]

Noun[edit]

mes m (plural meses)

  1. month

Latvian[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mes (personal, 1st person plural)

  1. (dialectal, archaic) we; Alternative form of mēs

Lithuanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Old Church Slavonic мꙑ (my) and Old Armenian մեք (mekʿ).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Pronoun[edit]

mẽs

  1. (first-person plural) we

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Lojban[edit]

Rafsi[edit]

mes

  1. rafsi of mensi.

Occitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin mensis (month). Compare French mois, Italian mese, Portuguese mês, Romansch main, Spanish mes.

Noun[edit]

mes m (plural meses)

  1. month

Old French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin magis.

Alternative forms[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

mes

  1. but

Etymology 2[edit]

From Latin meī, meae, mea.

Determiner[edit]

mes m pl, f pl

  1. my (first-person singular possessive)

Old Prussian[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

mes

  1. we, the first person plural pronoun

Rohingya[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Bengali মেস (mēs).

Noun[edit]

mes

  1. table

Romansch[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mes m (feminine mia)

  1. (possessive) my

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin mensis (month). Compare Catalan mes, Italian mese, Portuguese mês, Romansch mais.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

mes m (plural meses)

  1. month
    Mi mes favorito es enero.
    My favourite month is January.

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

mes c

  1. a group of small birds (latin name Parus)
  2. the metal frame of a backpack
  3. (colloquial, derogatory) a coward

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