ceder

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See also: céder and cedër

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

cede +‎ -er

Noun[edit]

ceder (plural ceders)

  1. One who cedes something.

Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

ceder (plural ceders)

  1. Obsolete form of cedar.

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch ceder, from Old Dutch *ceder, either indirectly from Old French cedre or directly from Latin cedrus, from Ancient Greek κέδρος (kédros), of unknown origin.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈseː.dər/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ce‧der
  • Rhymes: -eːdər

Noun[edit]

ceder m (plural ceders or cederen, diminutive cedertje n)

  1. cedar, tree of the genus Cedrus
    • 1863, Jan de Liefde, De mensch en de dieren. Een leesboek voor scholen en huisgezinnen., part 2, vol. 1, publ. by H. Höveke, page 106.
      Het hout daartoe namen zij van de cederen des Libanons, en met die schepen doorkruisten zij de gansche Middellandsche zee []
      The wood for those they took from the cedars of the Lebanon, and with those ships they sailed across the entire Mediterranean Sea []
    Synonym: cederboom
  2. (Suriname) Spanish cedar, Cedrela odorata

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Descendants[edit]

  • Afrikaans: seder
  • Sranan Tongo: sedre, redisedre

References[edit]

  1. ^ Philippa, Marlies; Debrabandere, Frans; Quak, Arend; Schoonheim, Tanneke; van der Sijs, Nicoline (2003–2009) Etymologisch woordenboek van het Nederlands (in Dutch), Amsterdam: Amsterdam University Press

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Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

ceder

  1. Alternative form of cedre

Old English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From earlier *ċedru, from Latin cedrus.

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Noun[edit]

ċeder f

  1. the cedar tree

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Old French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin cēdere, present active infinitive of cēdō.

Verb[edit]

ceder

  1. to concede (give up, renounce)

Conjugation[edit]

This verb conjugates as a first-group verb ending in -er. The forms that would normally end in *-d, *-ds, *-dt are modified to t, z, t. Old French conjugation varies significantly by date and by region. The following conjugation should be treated as a guide.

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cēdere, present active infinitive of cēdō.

Pronunciation[edit]

 

  • Hyphenation: ce‧der

Verb[edit]

ceder (first-person singular present indicative cedo, past participle cedido)

  1. (transitive) to cede, to give up, to give away, to hand over, to give own property or rights to others
    A equipa vencedora cedeu o prémio em dinheiro ao orfanato.The winner team ceded the money prize to the orphanage.
  2. (transitive) to lend
    Synonym: emprestar
    Vou ceder a minha casa por uma semana.I will lend my house by one week.
  3. (transitive with a) to decide against own previous decision or after doubt
    Não queria sair hoje, mas cedi ao pedido dela.I didn't want to get out today, but I decided in favour of her request.
  4. (intransitive) to surrender at an argumentation, to be convinced after possibly long discussion
    O teu pai cedeu finalmente, podes voltar mais tarde hoje.Your father finally gave up, you can come back later today.
  5. (intransitive) to fall down, to collapse
    A casa era realmente velha; quando a olhámos mais de perto, a parede cedeu.The house was really old; when we looked closer, the wall fell down.
  6. first-person singular (eu) personal infinitive of ceder
  7. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) personal infinitive of ceder
  8. first-person singular (eu) future subjunctive of ceder
  9. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) future subjunctive of ceder

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cēdere, present active infinitive of cēdō. Cognate with English cede.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): (Spain) /θeˈdeɾ/, [θeˈð̞eɾ]
  • IPA(key): (Latin America) /seˈdeɾ/, [seˈð̞eɾ]

Verb[edit]

ceder (first-person singular present cedo, first-person singular preterite cedí, past participle cedido)

  1. (transitive) to cede, hand over, convey
    ceda el pasogive way
  2. (transitive) to transfer, yield
  3. (intransitive) to relinquish, abandon, leave, give in, cave in
  4. (intransitive) to decrease, lessen, diminish

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Swedish[edit]

Noun[edit]

ceder c

  1. cedar (tree)
  2. cedar (wood)

Declension[edit]

Declension of ceder 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative ceder cedern cedrar cedrarna
Genitive ceders cederns cedrars cedrarnas