hede

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See also: hedé and -hede

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English hede, from Old English *hǣdu, feminine form of Old English hād (person, individual, character, individuality; degree, rank, order, office; condition, state, nature, form, manner; sex; race, family, tribe; choir), from Proto-Germanic *haiduz (appearance, kind). Cognate with Middle High German heit (person, order, rank), Gothic 𐌷𐌰𐌹𐌳𐌿𐍃 (haidus, manner, way). More at hade.

Noun[edit]

hede (plural hedes)

  1. (obsolete) Rank; order; condition; quality.

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Danish[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old Norse heiðr (heath, moor).

Noun[edit]

hede c (singular definite heden, plural indefinite heder)

  1. A heath.
  2. A moor.
Inflection[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From Old Norse hiti, hita.

Noun[edit]

hede c (singular definite heden, not used in plural form)

  1. heat

Dutch[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle Dutch hēde, eastern variant of herde, heerde, from Proto-Germanic *hezdǭ (compare English hards, Old Norse haddr (hair)), from Proto-Indo-European *kes- (to comb, card) (compare Hittite [Term?] (/kišzi/) ~ [Term?] (/kišanzi/, to comb, card), Serbo-Croatian čèšati (to scratch, comb)).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɦeː.də/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: he‧de
  • Rhymes: -eːdə

Noun[edit]

hede f (plural hedens)

  1. (dialectal) tow, hards.
    Synonym: werk

Finnish[edit]

(index he)

Etymology[edit]

Coined by Finnish physician and philologist Elias Lönnrot in the 1850s. Derived from the same root as hedelmä (fruit).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈhedeˣ/, [ˈhe̞de̞(ʔ)]
  • Rhymes: -ede
  • Syllabification: he‧de

Noun[edit]

hede

  1. (botany) stamen

Declension[edit]

Inflection of hede (Kotus type 48/hame, t-d gradation)
nominative hede heteet
genitive heteen heteiden
heteitten
partitive hedettä heteitä
illative heteeseen heteisiin
heteihin
singular plural
nominative hede heteet
accusative nom. hede heteet
gen. heteen
genitive heteen heteiden
heteitten
partitive hedettä heteitä
inessive heteessä heteissä
elative heteestä heteistä
illative heteeseen heteisiin
heteihin
adessive heteellä heteillä
ablative heteeltä heteiltä
allative heteelle heteille
essive heteenä heteinä
translative heteeksi heteiksi
instructive hetein
abessive heteettä heteittä
comitative heteineen
Possessive forms of hede (type hame)
possessor singular plural
1st person heteeni heteemme
2nd person heteesi heteenne
3rd person heteensä

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

hede

  1. vocative singular of hedus

Middle English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Old English hād.

Noun[edit]

hede

  1. Alternative form of hod
    • a1420, The British Museum Additional MS, 12,056, “Wounds complicated by the Dislocation of a Bone”, in Robert von Fleischhacker, editor, Lanfranc's "Science of cirurgie."[1], London: K. Paul, Trench, Trübner & Co, translation of original by Lanfranc of Milan, published 1894, →ISBN, page 63:
      Ne take noon hede to brynge togidere þe parties of þe boon þat is to-broken or dislocate, til viij. daies ben goon in þe wyntir, & v. in þe somer; for þanne it schal make quytture, and be sikir from swellynge; & þanne brynge togidere þe brynkis eiþer þe disiuncture after þe techynge þat schal be seid in þe chapitle of algebra.
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Etymology 2[edit]

From Old English hēafod.

Noun[edit]

hede

  1. Alternative form of heed

Sranan Tongo[edit]

Noun[edit]

hede

  1. Alternative form of ede