dee

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See also: Dee, dée, and -dę́ę́ʼ

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • de (Northumbria)

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

dee (third-person singular simple present diz, present participle deein, simple past and past participle dyun)

  1. (Northumbrian) To do.
    What are ye deein man!

References[edit]

  • Newcastle 1970s, Scott Dobson and Dick Irwin, [1]
  • Todd's Geordie Words and Phrases, George Todd, Newcastle, 1977[2]
  • A Dictionary of North East Dialect, Bill Griffiths, 2005, Northumbria University Press, ISBN 1904794165

Noun[edit]

dee (plural dees)

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter D/d.
  2. Something shaped like the letter D, such as a dee lock.
    the pommel is furnished with dees.
  3. (colloquial) Police detective.
    the dees are about.

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Derived terms[edit]


Dutch Low Saxon[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Cognate with Dutch die.

Pronoun[edit]

dee

  1. (relative) who, which, that

Estonian[edit]

Noun[edit]

dee (genitive [please provide], partitive [please provide])

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter D/d.

Finnish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

dee

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter D/d.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of dee (Kotus type 18/maa, no gradation)
nominative dee deet
genitive deen deiden
deitten
partitive deetä deitä
illative deehen deihin
singular plural
nominative dee deet
accusative nom.? dee deet
gen. deen
genitive deen deiden
deitten
partitive deetä deitä
inessive deessä deissä
elative deestä deistä
illative deehen deihin
adessive deellä deillä
ablative deeltä deiltä
allative deelleˣ deilleˣ
essive deenä deinä
translative deeksi deiksi
instructive dein
abessive deettä deittä
comitative deineen

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

dee f

  1. plural of dea

Low German[edit]

Verb[edit]

dee

  1. First-person singular past of doon

Maquiritari[edit]

Noun[edit]

dee

  1. tree
  2. wood

References[edit]

  • Ed. Key, Mary Ritchie and Comrie, Bernard. The Intercontinental Dictionary Series, Carib (De'kwana).

Scots[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Verb[edit]

tae dee (third-person singular simple present dees, present participle deein, simple past dee'd, past participle dee'd)

  1. to die

Etymology 2[edit]

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Verb[edit]

tae dee (third-person singular simple present dees, present participle deein, simple past dee'd, past participle dee'd)

  1. (Doric) to do
    Fit ye deein?

Võro[edit]

Noun[edit]

dee (genitive [please provide], partitive [please provide])

  1. The name of the Latin-script letter D/d.

Inflection[edit]

This noun needs an inflection-table template.