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English[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɛd/
    • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛd

Etymology[edit]

Shortening.

Noun[edit]

ed (countable and uncountable, plural eds)

  1. edition
  2. editor
  3. education (uncountable)

Synonyms[edit]

Translations[edit]

Noun[edit]

ed (uncountable)

  1. Education. Often used in set phrases such as phys ed, driver's ed, special ed, etc.

Anagrams[edit]


Aromanian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin haedus. Compare Romanian ied.

Noun[edit]

ed m (plural edz, feminine equivalent eadã)

  1. kid (goat)

Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Danish ēþ, eth, from Old Norse eiðr, from Proto-Germanic *aiþaz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁óytos.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ed c (singular definite eden, plural indefinite eder)

  1. oath (solemn pledge)

Declension[edit]

References[edit]


French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ed m (plural eds)

  1. eth

Anagrams[edit]


Ido[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • e (apocope)

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French et, Italian ed, Russian и (i) and Spanish e.

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

ed

  1. and

Related terms[edit]

  • ad (to)
  • od (or)

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin et.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈed/
  • Hyphenation: éd

Conjunction[edit]

ed

  1. Alternative form of e (and) - (before a vowel) and
    Parlo italiano ed esperanto.
    I speak Italian and Esperanto.

Usage notes[edit]

Used before a vowel for euphony, especially if the next word begins with the /e/ and /ɛ/ sounds.

Anagrams[edit]


Marshallese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

ed

  1. (archaic) to become red, of leaves

References[edit]


Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Norse eiðr, from Proto-Germanic *aiþaz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁óytos.

Noun[edit]

ed m (definite singular eden, indefinite plural eder, definite plural edene)

  1. an oath

References[edit]

  • “ed” in The Bokmål Dictionary.
  • “ed” in Det Norske Akademis ordbok (NAOB).

Old Irish[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *id, cognate with Latin id.

Pronoun[edit]

ed n

  1. it
    • c. 875, Milan Glosses on the Psalms, published in Thesaurus Palaeohibernicus (reprinted 1987, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies), edited and with translations by Whitley Stokes and John Strachan, vol. I, pp. 7–483, Ml. 17c7
      Is ed as·berat ind heretic.
      It is what the heretics say.
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

(This etymology is missing or incomplete. Please add to it, or discuss it at the Etymology scriptorium.)

Noun[edit]

ed n

  1. space, distance, interval
  2. extent, length
Inflection[edit]
Neuter o-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative edN edN edL, eda
Vocative edN edN edL, eda
Accusative edN edN edL, eda
Genitive eidL ed edN
Dative edL edaib edaib
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization
Descendants[edit]
  • Middle Irish: fed

Swedish[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Swedish ēþer, from Old Norse eiðr, from Proto-Germanic *aiþaz, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁óytos.

Noun[edit]

ed c

  1. oath
Declension[edit]
Declension of ed 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative ed eden eder ederna
Genitive eds edens eders edernas
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Swedish ēþ, from Old Norse eið, from Proto-Germanic *aidiją, probably related to Proto-Indo-European *h₁ey- (go) and Latin eo. Cognate with Norwegian eid, Icelandic eið, and Faroese eið.

Noun[edit]

ed n

  1. An isthmus; a strip of land between two bodies of water
  2. A portage; a route used for carrying boats between two waterways
Declension[edit]
Declension of ed 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative ed edet eden edena
Genitive eds edets edens edenas

Synonyms[edit]

Anagrams[edit]


Torres Strait Creole[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From English head.

Noun[edit]

ed

  1. head

Veps[edit]

Verb[edit]

ed

  1. second-person singular present of ei

Volapük[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • (before a consonant) e

Conjunction[edit]

ed

  1. and

Related terms[edit]