edes

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See also: édes and EDES

Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the same Finno-Ugric root *ede (see esi-).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: e‧des

Adverb[edit]

edes

  1. even (suggesting a minimum in a question)
    Voiko hän edes juosta?
    Can s/he even run?
  2. even, so much as (suggesting a minimum in a negative statement)
    Hän käveli huoneeseen kysymättä edes lupaa ja alkoi selailla heidän tiedostojaan.
    Without so much as asking, he walked into the office and started digging through their files.
  3. at least (suggesting a minimum in a positive statement)
    Voisit edes lähettää hänelle kortin.
    You could at least send her/him a card.
  4. (with the negation verb) not ... even:
    Edes se ei auttanut.
    Not even that helped.
    Älä edes kuvittele!
    Don't even think of it!

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  • See the inflection table.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Form of the verb edō (I eat).

Verb[edit]

edēs

  1. second-person singular future active indicative of edō

Etymology 2[edit]

Form of the verb ēdō (I dispatch).

Verb[edit]

ēdēs

  1. second-person singular future active indicative of ēdō