indice

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See also: Indice, índice, and indicé

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French indice, from Latin indicium, from index.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɪndɪs/
  • (file)

Noun[edit]

indice (plural indices)

  1. (obsolete) index
  2. (obsolete) indication
    • a. 1638 (date written), Benjamin Jonson [i.e., Ben Jonson], “Under-woods. Consisting of Divers Poems. (please specify the poem)”, in The Workes of Benjamin Jonson. The Second Volume. [] (Second Folio), London: [] Richard Meighen, published 1640, →OCLC:
      You know (without my flatt'ring you) too much / For me to be your indice

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for “indice”, in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, Springfield, Mass.: G. & C. Merriam, 1913, →OCLC.)

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin indicium, from indicō (point out, indicate, show).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

indice m (plural indices)

  1. clue, hint, indication
  2. (finance) index
  3. (computing) index

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

indice

  1. inflection of indicer:
    1. first/third-person singular present indicative/subjunctive
    2. second-person singular imperative

Further reading[edit]

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin indicem (sign, indication; index), from indicō (point out, indicate, show). Doublet of endice.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

indice m (plural indici)

  1. index, index finger, forefinger
  2. (economics, mathematics) index, rate, rating
  3. (books) table of contents
  4. (books, short for indice analitico) index
  5. indication, sign
  6. indicator, pointer

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Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Form of the noun index.

Noun[edit]

indice

  1. ablative singular of index

Etymology 2[edit]

Form of the verb indīcō ([I] proclaim, announce).

Verb[edit]

indīce

  1. second-person singular present active imperative of indīcō

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian indice or French indice or Latin index. Doublet of index and indiciu.

Noun[edit]

indice m (plural indici)

  1. index

Declension[edit]

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

indice

  1. inflection of indizar:
    1. first/third-person singular present subjunctive
    2. third-person singular imperative