bordes

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See also: Bordes and bordés

Catalan[edit]

Verb[edit]

bordes

  1. second-person singular present indicative form of bordar

Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch bordessche. This etymology is incomplete. You can help Wiktionary by elaborating on the origins of this term.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bɔrˈdɛs/
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  • Hyphenation: bor‧des
  • Rhymes: -ɛs

Noun[edit]

bordes n (plural bordessen, diminutive bordesje n)

  1. A raised platform, often with a flight of steps, that lead into a building
  2. An intermediate platform between flights of stairs, which normally involves a change in direction; a landing
  3. A balcony (open or roofed), porch or lean-to.
    • 1960, Peter Koelewijn, "Kom van dat dak af", Peter en zijn Rockets, Kom van dat dak af.
      Jan Janssen z'n vrouw was een koordanseres, / maar bij gebrek aan een touw klom ze op het bordes.
      (please add an English translation of this quote)

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French[edit]

Verb[edit]

bordes

  1. second-person singular present indicative of border
  2. second-person singular present subjunctive of border

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Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

bordes

  1. plural of bord

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

bordes

  1. second-person singular present subjunctive of bordar
  2. second-person singular negative imperative of bordar

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

bordes m pl

  1. plural of borde

Verb[edit]

bordes

  1. Informal second-person singular () present subjunctive form of bordar.