onde

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle English onde, ande, from Old English onda, anda (zeal, indignation, anger, malice, envy, hatred), from Proto-Germanic *andô (breath, spirit, zeal), from Proto-Indo-European *ane- (to breathe, blow). Cognate with Scots aynd, eind, end (breath), German Ahnd, And (pain, anguish), Danish ånd, ånde (breath, spirit), Swedish anda, ande (spirit, breath), Icelandic andi (spirit), Latin anima (breath, spirit). More at animal.

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Noun[edit]

onde (usually uncountable, plural ondes)

  1. (obsolete) Envy; hatred; malice.
    Wrathe, yre, and onde — The Romaunt of the Rose.
  2. (UK dialectal, Northern England, Scotland) Breath.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Middle English onden (Northern dialect ande), from Old Norse anda (to breathe).

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Verb[edit]

onde (third-person singular simple present ondes, present participle onding, simple past and past participle onded)

  1. (intransitive, dialectal or obsolete) To breathe; breathe on.
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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin unde.

Adverb[edit]

onde

  1. where

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch onde (wave), ultimately from Proto-Germanic *unþī. Cognate to German Unde. The Indo-European root is also the source of Latin unda.

Noun[edit]

onde f (plural onden, diminutive ondje n)

  1. (archaic, dialectal) wave

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French unde, from Latin unda.

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Noun[edit]

onde f (plural ondes)

  1. (technical) wave
  2. (literary, dated) water, especially calm water,

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Friulian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin unda.

Noun[edit]

onde f (plural ondis)

  1. wave

Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin unde.[1]

Conjunction[edit]

onde

  1. to, in order to, so that

Adverb[edit]

onde

  1. from where (Dante)

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

onde f

  1. plural form of onda; waves

References[edit]

  1. ^ Angelo Prati, "Vocabolario Etimologico Italiano", Torino, 1951

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese onde, from Latin unde (whence). Compare Spanish donde.

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Adverb[edit]

onde (not comparable)

  1. (interrogative) where (at what place; to what place; what place)
    Onde estão as chaves?
    Where are the keys?

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Conjunction[edit]

onde

  1. where (at or in which place or situation)
    Procuro uma cidade onde possa viver tranquilamente.
    I look for a city where I can live tranquilly.

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Pronoun[edit]

onde

  1. where (the place in which)
    Onde ele nasceu é frio.
    Where he was born is cold.

Serbo-Croatian[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ǒːnde/
  • Hyphenation: o‧nde

Adverb[edit]

ónde (Cyrillic spelling о́нде)

  1. over there

Swedish[edit]

Adjective[edit]

onde

  1. absolute definite natural masculine form of ond.