Word

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See also: word and worð

English[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Semantic loan from Koine Greek λόγος (lógos).

Noun[edit]

Word (uncountable)

  1. Scripture; The Bible.
    • 2010, Bush, George W., Decision Points[1], →ISBN, OCLC 1089496474, OL 24416755M, page 428:
      In one of our first meetings, I explained to President Jiang that faith was a vital part of my life and that I studied the Word every day. I told him I planned to raise freedom of worship in our conversations. "I read the Bible," he replied, "but I don’t trust what it says."
    • 2012, BioWare, Mass Effect 3: Omega (Science Fiction), Redwood City: Electronic Arts, PC, scene: Gozu District:
      Mad Prophet: Repent! Repent and restore your souls to glory before it is too late! This great station has fallen, and all within shall fall with it!
      Mad Prophet: For the blight that is humanity stains all within its path, and the only chance at redemption lies in the Word!
  2. The creative word of God; logos.
    • John 1.1
      In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.
Translations[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Shortening of Microsoft Word.

English Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

Proper noun[edit]

Word

  1. (software) Microsoft Word, word processor software developed by Microsoft.
    You have to type that up in Word.

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German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English Word.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /vœrt/, [vœɐ̯t], [vœʁt], [ʋ-], /vœːt/, /w-/

Proper noun[edit]

Word n (proper noun, strong, genitive Words)

  1. Word (Microsoft program)

Declension[edit]