ce

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Catalan[edit]

Noun[edit]

ce f ‎(plural ces)

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter C/c.

Derived terms[edit]


Classical Nahuatl[edit]

Classical Nahuatl cardinal numbers
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    Cardinal : ce
    Ordinal : ic ce
    Adverbial : ceppa
    Distributive : cēcen, cehcen

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

ce

  1. (it is) one in number.

Usage notes[edit]

  • The combing form of ce is cen- (or cem- before m and p).

Derived terms[edit]

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French cel, from earlier cil, from Vulgar Latin *ecce illu, from Latin ecce or eccum illum, from ille.

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

ce (m before vowel cet, f cette, plural ces)

  1. this, that

Etymology 2[edit]

Probably from Latin ecce hoc.

Pronoun[edit]

ce

  1. it, this, that

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Friulian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quid. Compare Italian che, Venetian ché, Romanian ce.

Pronoun[edit]

ce

  1. what

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Italian[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ce

  1. (euphony of ci) us

Adverb[edit]

ce

  1. here

Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

‎(indeclinable)

  1. The name of the letter C.

Coordinate terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • ce in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • ce in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • ce in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Arthur E. Gordon, The Letter Names of the Latin Alphabet (University of California Press, 1973; volume 9 of University of California Publications: Classical Studies), part III: “Summary of the Ancient Evidence”, page 32: "Clearly there is no question or doubt about the names of the vowels A, E, I, O, U. They are simply long A, long E, etc. (ā, ē, ī, ō, ū). Nor is there any uncertainty with respect to the six mutes B, C, D, G, P, T. Their names are bē, cē, dē, gē, pē, tē (each with a long E). Or about H, K, and Q: they are hā, kā, kū—each, again, with a long vowel sound."

Lojban[edit]

Cmavo[edit]

ce ‎(rafsi cec, selma'o JOI )

  1. Joins elements into an unordered set.
    ko'a pu cuxna le norbarda le cmalu ku ce le norbarda ku ce le barda
    He (she) chose the medium from among {small, medium, large}.

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Mandarin[edit]

Romanization[edit]

ce

  1. Nonstandard spelling of .

Usage notes[edit]

  • English transcriptions of Mandarin speech often fail to distinguish between the critical tonal differences employed in the Mandarin language, using words such as this one without the appropriate indication of tone.

Mapudungun[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • che (using Unified Alphabet)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ce ‎(using Raguileo Alphabet)

  1. person
  2. people

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Wixaleyiñ: Mapucezugun-wigkazugun pici hemvlcijka (Wixaleyiñ: Small Mapudungun-Spanish dictionary), Beretta, Marta; Cañumil, Dario; Cañumil, Tulio, 2008.

Middle French[edit]

Adjective[edit]

ce m ‎(feminine singular ceste, masculine and feminine plural ces, masculine singular before a vowel cest)

  1. this (the one in question)
    • 1571, Pedro Díaz, Dallier, Nouueaux advertissemens trescertains venus du paÿs des Indes Meridionales [] page 5
      Mais considerant que les Chrestiens nouvellement faits en ce pays, estoient en si grand nombre que nous ne les pouvions visiter
      But considering that the newly made Christians in this country were so numerous that we couldn't visit all of them

Neapolitan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ecce.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ce ‎(adverbial)

  1. there (at a place)

Old Irish[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ce

  1. Alternative spelling of cía

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin quid, from Proto-Indo-European *kʷid, compare *kʷis.

Pronunciation[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ce

  1. what
    Ce vrei faci?
    What do you want to do?

Spanish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ce f ‎(plural ces)

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter C/c.

Tarantino[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

ce ‎(relative)

  1. who

Conjunction[edit]

ce

  1. if

Turkish[edit]

Noun[edit]

ce

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter C/c.

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