desde

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Asturian[edit]

Preposition[edit]

desde

  1. Alternative form of dende

Fala[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese des (since) + de (of).

Preposition[edit]

desde

  1. since (from a certain time onwards)
    • 2000, Domingo Frades Gaspar, Vamus a falal: Notas pâ coñocel y platical en nosa fala, Editora regional da Extremadura, Theme II, Chapter 4: As Ordinis Militaris:
      Algu que está bastanti claro históricamenti é que o riu Ellas, en esta nossa Transerra, foi desde os principios da Reconquista fronteira practicamente inamuvibli entre o incipienti Portogal i o reinu de León i Castilla-león dispois.
      Something which is quite clear historically is that the Eljas river, in our Transerra, has been since the beginning of the Reconquista a practically immovable border between the incipient Portugal and the kingdom of Leon and later Castille-Leon.

Galician[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese des (since) (from Latin + ex) + de (of).

Pronunciation[edit]

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desde

  1. since
  2. from (a location)

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese des (since) + de (of).

Pronunciation[edit]

Preposition[edit]

desde

  1. since
    desde o dia 17 de abrilsince April 17th
    desde entãosince then
    desde logotherefore
    desde quesince
    não disse nada desde que chegoushe hasn't said anything since she arrived
  2. from
    percorremos tudo, desde o norte até o sul
    we traveled everywhere, from north to south
  3. (condition, followed by subjunctive)
    desde queas long as, if
    eu vou, desde que convidemI'll go, as long as they invite me

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Contraction of the Latin prepositions de, ex, de. Compare French dès.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdesde/, [ˈd̪ezðe]
  • Hyphenation: des‧de

Preposition[edit]

desde

  1. since
    desde que murió
    since he died
  2. from (a location)
    Empieza desde la línea 20.
    Start from line 20.
    • Pablo Neruda, "Me gustas cuando callas"
      Y me oyes desde lejos, y mi voz no te alcanza:
      And you hear me from afar, and my voice does not reach you:
  3. starting at (a quantity, such as a price)
    televisores desde $200
    televisions starting at $200

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