garde

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See also: Garde, gardé, gärde, and gårde

English[edit]

Noun[edit]

garde (plural gardes)

  1. Obsolete form of guard.

Verb[edit]

garde (third-person singular simple present gardes, present participle garding, simple past and past participle garded)

  1. Obsolete form of guard.

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Czech[edit]

Noun[edit]

garde n

  1. A chaperon, chaperone.

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French garde.

Noun[edit]

garde c (singular definite garden, plural indefinite garder)

  1. A guard.

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Dutch[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

From Middle Dutch gaerde.

Noun[edit]

garde f (plural gardes or garden)

  1. A whisk, a beater.
  2. A rod, penal implement.
    Synonym: roede

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowe from Middle French garde, from Old French garde, from Proto-Germanic [Term?].

Noun[edit]

garde f (plural gardes or garden)

  1. A guard (body of guards), especially an elite unit.
    Synonym: wacht
  2. A guardsman, member of such body.
    Synonym: gardist, wachter
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French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ɡaʁd/
  • (file)

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French guarde, from the verb guarder (or less likely directly from Frankish *warda), from Frankish *wardōn (to protect). Compare Italian guardia, Spanish guarda. Cognate with English ward.

Noun[edit]

garde m or f (plural gardes)

  1. A watch, guard.

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Etymology 2[edit]

Deverbal of garder.

Noun[edit]

garde f (plural gardes)

  1. A handle (of a weapon).
  2. A protection (act of protecting).

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Etymology 3[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

garde

  1. first/third-person singular present indicative of garder
  2. first/third-person singular present subjunctive of garder
  3. second-person singular imperative of garder

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Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

garde

  1. first/third-person singular present subjunctive of gardar

Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Old French guarde, from guarder. Doublet of ward.

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Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɡard(ə)/, /ˈɡaːrd(ə)/

Noun[edit]

garde (plural gardes)

  1. guardianship, safeguarding, covering, authority
  2. (rare) A company of guardians or wardens.
  3. (rare) A portion of a set of armour.
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Descendants[edit]
  • English: guard
  • Scots: gaird
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Etymology 2[edit]

Noun[edit]

garde

  1. Alternative form of garth

Norman[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old French guarde, of Germanic origins.

Noun[edit]

garde f (plural gardes)

  1. (Jersey) A guard.

Etymology 2[edit]

See the etymology of the main entry.

Verb[edit]

garde

  1. first/third-person singular present indicative of garder
  2. first/third-person singular present subjunctive of garder
  3. second-person singular imperative of garder