e-mail

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See also: email, Email, E-Mail, and émail

English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:

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Etymology[edit]

Abbreviation of electronic mail

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e-mail ‎(countable and uncountable, plural e-mails)

  1. (uncountable) A system for transferring messages from one computer to another, usually via a network.
    He sent me his details via e-mail.
    The advent of e-mail has simultaneously brought our society closer together and farther apart.
  2. (countable, see Usage notes below) A message sent via an e-mail system.
    He sent me an e-mail last week to that effect.
    I am searching through my old e-mails.
  3. (uncountable, see Usage notes below) A quantity of e-mail messages.
    I am searching through my old e-mail.
    My inbox used to allow only 50 MB of e-mail at a time until last year, when they upgraded it to 2 GBs!
  4. (informal) An e-mail address.
    What's your e-mail?
    Don't send personal messages to my work e-mail.

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e-mail ‎(third-person singular simple present e-mails, present participle e-mailing, simple past and past participle e-mailed)

  1. (transitive) To send an e-mail or e-mails to.
    She e-mailed me last week, asking about the status of the project.
  2. (intransitive) To send, or compose and send, an e-mail or e-mails.
    Most teenagers spend twenty-six hours a day e-mailing and surfing the Web.
  3. (transitive, may take two objects) To send via e-mail.
    I'll e-mail you the link.
    He e-mailed the file out to everyone.

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Czech[edit]

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e-mail m

  1. e-mail

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English e-mail.

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  • IPA(key): /iːmɛjl/, [ˈiːˌmɛjl]

Noun[edit]

e-mail c (singular definite e-mailen, plural indefinite e-mail or e-mails)

  1. e-mail [from 1992]

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Dutch[edit]

Dutch Wikipedia has an article on:

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e-mail m ‎(plural e-mails, diminutive e-mailtje n)

  1. e-mail

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e-mail

  1. first-person singular present indicative of e-mailen
  2. imperative of e-mailen

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Hungarian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English e-mail.

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e-mail ‎(plural e-mailek)

  1. e-mail (system, message)

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

e-mail f, m ‎(invariable)

  1. e-mail (system, message)
  2. e-mail address

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Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English e-mail.

Noun[edit]

e-mail m ‎(plural e-mails)

  1. (Jersey, computing) e-mail

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Polish[edit]

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e-mail m inan

  1. e-mail system
  2. e-mail (message)
  3. e-mail address

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from English e-mail.

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e-mail m (plural e-mails)

  1. (uncountable) e-mail (system for sending messages via the Internet)
  2. e-mail (message sent via e-mail)
  3. e-mail (an e-mail address)

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For usage examples of this term, see Citations:e-mail.

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