orden

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See also: Orden and órden

Danish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɔrdən/, [ˈɒːˀd̥ən]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Low German orden, from Latin ōrdō (order, rank).

Noun[edit]

orden c (singular definite ordnen or ordenen, plural indefinite ordner or ordener)

  1. neatness, order
  2. order (arrangement, disposition)
  3. order (good arrangement)
  4. order (religious group)
  5. order (society of knights)
  6. decoration, order (awarded decoration)
  7. (taxonomy) order (taxonomical classification)
Inflection[edit]
Synonyms[edit]
  • (arrangement, disposition): system
Antonyms[edit]
See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See ordne (to put in order, arrange, fix).

Verb[edit]

orden or ordn

  1. Imperative of ordne.

Dutch[edit]

Verb[edit]

orden

  1. first-person singular present indicative of ordenen
  2. imperative of ordenen

Anagrams[edit]

Noun[edit]

orden

  1. Plural form of orde

Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

orden

  1. third-person plural present indicative of urdir

Ladin[edit]

Noun[edit]

orden m (plural ordens)

  1. order

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ōrdine, singular ablative of ōrdō, ordinis

Noun[edit]

orden f (plural órdenes)

  1. order (command)
    Es una orden, no una pregunta, = "This is an order, not a question"
    A sus órdenes, = a phrase equivalent to ask "How may I help you?" to a client or patient, but in Spanish is also used when a boss, parent or older relative calls for someone.
  2. order (request, purchase, or food)
  3. (religion) order
    Entró a una nueva orden religiosa, = "(someone) entered to a new religious order"

orden m (plural órdenes)

  1. order (arrangement, sequence, organization)
    Están en orden alfabético, = "These (or those) are in alphabetical order"
  2. orderliness
  3. good behavior
  4. (biology, classification) order
  5. (mathematics) order (highest exponent)

Usage notes[edit]

  • Plural form is common for feminine forms, but very rare for masculine forms, except for biology or mathematics usage.

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Swedish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin ōrdine, singular ablative of ōrdō, ordinis

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

orden c

  1. an order (a society, religious, of knights, or masonic), a medal, a decoration
Declension[edit]
Related terms[edit]
See also[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

See ord.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

orden

  1. definite plural of ord