hodie

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Ido[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Directly from Latin hodiē, probably influenced by or borrowed from Esperanto hodiaŭ and Interlingue hodie. Some argue it should be derived from a new prefix: ho- +‎ dio +‎ -e.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (first etymology) IPA(key): /ˈho.di̯e/
  • (second etymology) IPA(key): /hoˈdi.e/

Adverb[edit]

hodie

  1. today [1960~2000–]
    Synonym: cadie

Interlingua[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin hodiē.

Adverb[edit]

hodie

  1. today

Latin[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From hōc +‎ diē (ablative masculine singular), meaning "on this day". Compare German heute (today), German Low German hüüt (today), West Frisian hjoed (today), Old English hēodæġ (today, adverb), which are semantically the same construction, but with etymologically unrelated roots, hence not cognate.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adverb[edit]

hodiē (not comparable)

  1. today
    Quid agis hodie?
    How are you today?

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References[edit]

  • hodie in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • hodie in Charlton T. Lewis, An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1891
  • hodie in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • hodie in Gaffiot, Félix, Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette, 1934
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden, Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co., 1894
    • to-day the 5th of September; tomorrow September the 5th: hodie qui est dies Non. Sept.; cras qui dies futurus est Non. Sept.