cedo

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Galician[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin cito.

Adjective[edit]

cedo m (feminine singular ceda, masculine plural cedos, feminine plural cedas)

  1. early

Adverb[edit]

cedo

  1. early, soon

Italian[edit]

Verb[edit]

cedo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of cedere

Anagrams[edit]


Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Italic *kesdō, from Proto-Indo-European *ḱiesdʰ- ‎(to drive away; to go away). Cognates include Sanskrit सेधति ‎(sedhati, to drive, chase away) and Avestan 𐬯𐬍𐬀𐬰𐬛𐬀𐬝 ‎(sīazdat̰, will chase away), from Indo-Iranian *ćiazd-, *ćižd-.[1]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

cēdō ‎(present infinitive cēdere, perfect active cessī, supine cessum); third conjugation

  1. (intransitive) I go, move, proceed, go along, move along.
  2. (intransitive) I result, turn out, happen.
  3. (intransitive) I withdraw, depart, retire, go away from.
    1. (intransitive, military) I withdraw, fall back, give up my post.
  4. (intransitive) I disappear, pass away, vanish.
  5. (intransitive, with dative) I cede, give in or yield (to), step aside (for), give way (to).
    • Vergilius, Aeneis, Book VI, line 95
      Tu ne cede malis, sed contra audentior ito
      Give in not to evils, but go against them more daring.
    • Motto of Wyoming
      Cedant arma togae.
      Let the arms concede to the toga (Let war yield to diplomacy)
    1. (intransitive) I am inferior to, yield to in rank.
  6. (transitive) I concede, give up, grant, surrender, yield.
  7. (intransitive, with dative or in +acc.) I fall (to) (as a possession); accrue or come (to).
  8. (intransitive, with in +acc.) I become, turn into, be or become the equivalent of.
Inflection[edit]
   Conjugation of cedo (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present cēdō cēdis cēdit cēdimus cēditis cēdunt
imperfect cēdēbam cēdēbās cēdēbat cēdēbāmus cēdēbātis cēdēbant
future cēdam cēdēs cēdet cēdēmus cēdētis cēdent
perfect cessī cessistī cessit cessimus cessistis cessērunt, cessēre
pluperfect cesseram cesserās cesserat cesserāmus cesserātis cesserant
future perfect cesserō cesseris cesserit cesserimus cesseritis cesserint
passive present cēdor cēderis, cēdere cēditur cēdimur cēdiminī cēduntur
imperfect cēdēbar cēdēbāris, cēdēbāre cēdēbātur cēdēbāmur cēdēbāminī cēdēbantur
future cēdar cēdēris, cēdēre cēdētur cēdēmur cēdēminī cēdentur
perfect cessus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect cessus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect cessus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present cēdam cēdās cēdat cēdāmus cēdātis cēdant
imperfect cēderem cēderēs cēderet cēderēmus cēderētis cēderent
perfect cesserim cesserīs cesserit cesserīmus cesserītis cesserint
pluperfect cessissem cessissēs cessisset cessissēmus cessissētis cessissent
passive present cēdar cēdāris, cēdāre cēdātur cēdāmur cēdāminī cēdantur
imperfect cēderer cēderēris, cēderēre cēderētur cēderēmur cēderēminī cēderentur
perfect cessus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect cessus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present cēde cēdite
future cēditō cēditō cēditōte cēduntō
passive present cēdere cēdiminī
future cēditor cēditor cēduntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives cēdere cessisse cessūrus esse cēdī cessus esse cessum īrī
participles cēdēns cessūrus cessus cēdendus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
cēdere cēdendī cēdendō cēdendum cessum cessū
Derived terms[edit]
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Etymology 2[edit]

From the Proto-Italic imperative *ke-dō, plural *ke-date. This is composed of a particle *ke ‎(here) (seen also in ec-ce, hi-c, illi-c etc.) + the imperative of ‎(give) (which was originally *dō, but changed later to by analogy).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

second person singular imperative cedo, second person plural imperative cedite or cette

  1. (of objects) Hand (it) over!; Give (it)!
  2. (with manum) Give me your hand!
  3. (of objects, especially evidence or exhibits at a trial) Produce (it)!; Show (it) to us!
  4. (of people) Bring (him)!, Bring (him) in!, Produce (him)!
  5. Tell me!; Describe (it) to me!, Explain (it) to me!
  6. (followed by a conditional clause with consequent) Tell me, Come now, Hear me out
  7. (followed by a conditional clause without a consequent) What if?, Suppose?
  8. (with impersonal or subjunctive) Come now

References[edit]

  1. ^ cēdō, -ere” in Michiel de Vaan (2008), Etymological Dictionary of Latin and the other Italic Languages, Leiden, Boston: Brill Academic Publishers, pages 103-104
  • Forms of Conjugation, in J. B. Greenough, G. L. Kittredge, A. A. Howard, Benj. L. D'Ooge, Ed.; Allen and Greenough's New Latin Grammar for Schools and Colleges

Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese cedo, from Latin cito.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

cedo (not comparable)

  1. At a time before expected; sooner than usual; early.

Verb[edit]

cedo

  1. First-person singular (eu) present indicative of ceder

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

cedo

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of ceder.