mesme

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Guernésiais[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French meïsme, mesme, from Vulgar Latin *metipsimus, from Latin -met + ipse + -issimus.

Adjective[edit]

mesme (epicene, plural mesmes)

  1. same

Interlingua[edit]

Adjective[edit]

mesme

  1. same
  2. self

Middle French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Old French mesme

Adjective[edit]

mesme m, f (plural mesmes)

  1. (the) same

Adverb[edit]

mesme

  1. even
    • 1595, Michel de Montaigne, Essais:
      Et de ces viles ames de bouffons il s'en est trouvé qui n'ont voulu abandonner leur gaudisserie en la mort mesme
      And of these vile idiots there are even some who didn't want to give up their luxuries, even for death

Descendants[edit]


Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Simplification of early Old French meïsme

Adjective[edit]

mesme m, f

  1. (the) same

Descendants[edit]

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