cet

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French cest, from Old French cist, from Vulgar Latin *ecce istu, from Latin ecce or eccum + istum, from iste.

Pronunciation[edit]

Determiner[edit]

cet

  1. this
    • 1837 Louis Viardot, L’Ingénieux Hidalgo Don Quichotte de la Manchefr.Wikisource, translation of El ingenioso hidalgo Don Quijote de la Mancha by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, Chapter I:
      Or, il faut savoir que cet hidalgo, dans les moments où il restait oisif, c’est-à-dire à peu près toute l’année, s’adonnait à lire des livres de chevalerie....
      Yet, it must be known that this hidalgo, in the moments where he remained idle, that is to say just about the whole year, devoted himself to reading books of chivalry....

Usage notes[edit]

  • used before a masculine noun starting with a vowel or a mute h

Synonyms[edit]

  • ce (used before a masculine noun not starting with a vowel)

Anagrams[edit]

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Hungarian[edit]

Hungarian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia hu

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin cētus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cet ‎(plural cetek)

  1. whale

Declension[edit]

Inflection (stem in -e-, front unrounded harmony)
singular plural
nominative cet cetek
accusative cetet ceteket
dative cetnek ceteknek
instrumental cettel cetekkel
causal-final cetért cetekért
translative cetté cetekké
terminative cetig cetekig
essive-formal cetként cetekként
essive-modal
inessive cetben cetekben
superessive ceten ceteken
adessive cetnél ceteknél
illative cetbe cetekbe
sublative cetre cetekre
allative cethez cetekhez
elative cetből cetekből
delative cetről cetekről
ablative cettől cetektől
Possessive forms of cet
possessor single possession multiple possessions
1st person sing. cetem cetjeim
2nd person sing. ceted cetjeid
3rd person sing. cetje cetjei
1st person plural cetünk cetjeink
2nd person plural cetetek cetjeitek
3rd person plural cetjük cetjeik

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Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin licet.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

cet

  1. permissible

Inflection[edit]

This adjective needs an inflection-table template.

Noun[edit]

cet ?

  1. permission

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
cet chet cet
pronounced with /ɡ(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

References[edit]

  • 1 cet” in Dictionary of the Irish Language, Royal Irish Academy, 1913–76.

Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Slavic *čet.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cet n

  1. even number[1][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Cet czy licho: powieść historyczna z końca wieku XVII, Ludowa Spółdzielnia Wydawnicza, 1978-01-01
  2. ^ Przyslowia polskie, 1969-01-01