necesse

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Interlingua[edit]

Adjective[edit]

necesse (comparative plus necesse, superlative le plus necesse)

  1. necessary

Old Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin necesse (necessary).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /neˈt͡ʃɛsːe/
  • Hyphenation: ne‧cès‧se

Adjective[edit]

necesse (invariable)

  1. necessary (all senses)
  2. needed, required

Noun[edit]

necesse m

  1. That which is necessary or required.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from ne- (not) + a derivation of cēdō (I withdraw, go away from).

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

necesse (indeclinable)

  1. necessary, needed, inevitable
    Necesse est mihi bellāre. ― It is necessary for me to wage war.
    Hominī necesse est morī. ― For man, dying is inevitable.

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References[edit]

  • necesse” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.