fiche

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See also: fiché

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French fiche.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fiche (plural fiches)

  1. a microfiche

Anagrams[edit]


Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French fiche.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

fiche n (plural fiches or fichen)

  1. (board games, card games) chip, token
  2. (Belgium) form (blank template on paper)
  3. (information science) card, like a punch card, microfiche or file card

Synonyms[edit]

(file card):

Hypernyms[edit]


French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ficher.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

fiche f (plural fiches)

  1. card (in a file)
  2. plug

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Dutch: fiche
  • English: fiche
  • North Levantine Arabic: فيش(fīš)
  • Portuguese: ficha
  • Spanish: ficha

Verb[edit]

fiche

  1. first-person singular present indicative of ficher
  2. third-person singular present indicative of ficher
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of ficher
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of ficher
  5. second-person singular imperative of ficher

Further reading[edit]


Irish[edit]

Irish cardinal numbers
 <  19 20 21  > 
    Cardinal : fiche
    Ordinal : fichiú

Etymology[edit]

From Old Irish fiche, from Proto-Celtic *wikantī (compare Welsh ugain), from Proto-Indo-European *h₁wih₁ḱm̥t (compare Latin vīgintī), from *dwi(h₁)dḱm̥ti (two-ten).

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

fiche

  1. twenty

Usage notes[edit]

  • Always used with nouns in the singular; triggers no mutation:
  • fiche carrtwenty cars
  • fiche beantwenty women
  • fiche bliaintwenty years

Derived terms[edit]

Noun[edit]

fiche m (genitive singular fichead, nominative plural fichidí)

  1. twenty, a group of twenty, a score

Declension[edit]

  • Plural used after numerals: fichid

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Eclipsis
fiche fhiche bhfiche
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]


Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

fiche f (invariable)

  1. chip (gambling)

Noun[edit]

fiche f pl

  1. plural of fica

Middle English[edit]

Noun[edit]

fiche

  1. Alternative form of fecche

Old Irish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Celtic *wikantī, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁wih₁ḱm̥t, from *dwi(h₁)dḱm̥ti (two-ten).

Pronunciation[edit]

Numeral[edit]

Old Irish cardinal numbers
 <  10 20 30  > 
    Cardinal : fiche
    Ordinal : fichetmad

fiche m (genitive singular fichet, nominative plural fichit)

  1. twenty
    • c. 850, Glosses on the Carlsruhe Beda, published in Thesaurus Palaeohibernicus (reprinted 1987, Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies), edited and with translations by Whitley Stokes and John Strachan, vol. II, pp. 10–30, Bcr. 41b2
      fiche ar chét
      one hundred and twenty [lit. twenty in front of a hundred]
    • De Ira, published in "An Irish Penitential", Ériu vol. 7, page 166, edited and with translations by Edward J. Gwynn
      Nech marbus a mac nó a ingin, peinnid blíadain ar xx.it.
      Anyone who kills their son or daughter [must do] 21 years [lit. a year in front of twenty] in penance.

Declension[edit]

Masculine nt-stem
Singular Dual Plural
Nominative fiche fichitL fichit
Vocative fiche fichitL fichtea
Accusative fichitN fichitL fichtea
Genitive fichet fichetL fichetN
Dative fichitL fichtib fichtib
Initial mutations of a following adjective:
  • H = triggers aspiration
  • L = triggers lenition
  • N = triggers nasalization

Descendants[edit]

Mutation[edit]

Old Irish mutation
Radical Lenition Nasalization
fiche ḟiche fiche
pronounced with /v(ʲ)-/
Note: Some of these forms may be hypothetical. Not every
possible mutated form of every word actually occurs.

Further reading[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

fiche

  1. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of fichar.
  2. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of fichar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) present subjunctive form of fichar.
  4. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of fichar.