alde

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See also: ALDE and aldé

Basque[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Basque *alte, probably related to albo (side).[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /alde/, [al̪.d̪e̞]

Interjection[edit]

alde!

  1. get out!, scram!

Noun[edit]

alde inan

  1. part, zone, side
    Gera zaitez nire aldean.Stay by my side.
  2. side (of paper, a card, a coin), heads (of a coin)
    Txanponek bi alde dituzte.Coins have two sides.
  3. difference, advantage
    Taldeak lau goleko aldea zuen.The team had a four goal advantage.

Declension[edit]

Declension of alde (inanimate, ending in vowel)
indefinite singular plural
absolutive alde aldea aldeak
ergative aldek aldeak aldeek
dative alderi aldeari aldeei
genitive alderen aldearen aldeen
comitative alderekin aldearekin aldeekin
causative alderengatik aldearengatik aldeengatik
benefactive alderentzat aldearentzat aldeentzat
instrumental aldez aldeaz aldeez
inessive aldetan aldean aldeetan
locative aldetako aldeko aldeetako
allative aldetara aldera aldeetara
terminative aldetaraino alderaino aldeetaraino
directive aldetarantz alderantz aldeetarantz
destinative aldetarako alderako aldeetarako
ablative aldetatik aldetik aldeetatik
partitive alderik
prolative aldetzat

Derived terms[edit]

Postposition[edit]

alde

  1. [+absolutive] around (time)
    hamabiak eta laurden aldeanaround quarter past twelve
  2. [+genitive] in favor of
    Noren alde zaude?Who's side are you on?

Usage notes[edit]

In the first sense, only the inflected forms aldean (inessive, literally on the side) and aldera (allative, literally to the side) are used. In the second sense, only the plain form is used.

References[edit]

  1. ^ *al-” in Etymological Dictionary of Basque by R. L. Trask, sussex.ac.uk

Further reading[edit]

  • alde in Euskaltzaindiaren Hiztegia, euskaltzaindia.eus
  • alde” in Orotariko Euskal Hiztegia, euskaltzaindia.eus

Gothic[edit]

Romanization[edit]

aldē

  1. Romanization of 𐌰𐌻𐌳𐌴

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

alde

  1. Alternative form of adle

Northern Sami[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Samic *ëltē.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (Kautokeino) IPA(key): /ˈalːte/

Adverb[edit]

alde

  1. on, on top
  2. off, from the top

Alternative forms[edit]

Postposition[edit]

alde

  1. on, on top of
  2. off, from the top of

Alternative forms[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • Koponen, Eino; Ruppel, Klaas; Aapala, Kirsti, editors (2002-2008) Álgu database: Etymological database of the Saami languages[1], Helsinki: Research Institute for the Languages of Finland

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse aldin n.

Noun[edit]

alde f (definite singular alda, uncountable)

  1. fruit, especially from a garden

Etymology 2[edit]

From earlier and Old Norse alda.

Noun[edit]

alde f (definite singular alda, indefinite plural alder, definite plural aldene)

  1. (rare) a big ocean wave

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

alde

  1. past tense of elja

References[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Old High German[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

alde

  1. or

References[edit]

  1. Braune, Wilhelm. Althochdeutsches Lesebuch, zusammengestellt und mit Glossar versehen