antes

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See also: Antes and -antes

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

antes

  1. plural of ante

Verb[edit]

antes

  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of ante

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

antes f

  1. plural of ante

Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese antes, from Latin ante (before) + ex (out of), the former from Proto-Indo-European *h₂énti and the latter from Proto-Indo-European *h₁eǵʰs (out).

Adverb[edit]

antes

  1. before, prior to

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Noun[edit]

antes

  1. plural of ante

Ladino[edit]

Adverb[edit]

antes (Latin spelling)

  1. before

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Uncertain. Pokorny[1] suggests a derivation from Proto-Indo-European *h₂ent- (front, front side), like the cognate Latin ante (before; in front).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

antēs m (genitive antium); third declension

  1. rows of vines, of plants or of soldiers
Inflection[edit]

Third declension i-stem.

Case Plural
nominative antēs
genitive antium
dative antibus
accusative antēs
ablative antibus
vocative antēs

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pokorny, Julius (1959), “anti”, in Indogermanisches etymologisches Wörterbuch [Indo-European Etymological Dictionary] (in German), volume I, Bern, München: Francke Verlag, pages 48-49

Portuguese[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Portuguese antes, from Latin ante (before) + ex (out of), the former from Proto-Indo-European *h₂énti and the latter from Proto-Indo-European *h₁eǵʰs (out).

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Adverb[edit]

antes (not comparable)

  1. before (at an earlier time)
  2. in the past; previously
  3. preferably
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

antes m pl (plurale tantum)

  1. (historical) Antes (Slavic tribe from the lower Danube in the early Middle Ages)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Spanish antes, from Latin ante (before) + ex (out of), the former from Proto-Indo-European *h₂énti and the latter from Proto-Indo-European *h₁eǵʰs (out).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈan.tes/
  • (file)

Adverb[edit]

antes

  1. before

Preposition[edit]

antes de

  1. before

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