limes

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin limes.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

limes ‎(plural limites)

  1. A boundary or border, especially of the Roman Empire.
    • 2011, Norman Davies, Vanished Kingdoms, Penguin 2012, p. 92:
      Their presence in the late fourth century on the River Main (immediately to the east of the Roman limes) is documented in Roman sources, as are their wars with the Alemanni.

Etymology 2[edit]

Inflected forms.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

limes

  1. plural of lime

Anagrams[edit]


Danish[edit]

Noun[edit]

limes c

  1. genitive singular indefinite of lime
  2. plural indefinite of lime
  3. genitive plural indefinite of lime

Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

limes

  1. (mathematics) limit, used mainly to read out formulas.
    \lim_{x \to c} reads: limes x lähenee c:tä.

Declension[edit]

Inflection of limes (Kotus type 39/vastaus, no gradation)
nominative limes limekset
genitive limeksen limesten
limeksien
partitive limestä limeksiä
illative limekseen limeksiin
singular plural
nominative limes limekset
accusative nom.? limes limekset
gen. limeksen
genitive limeksen limesten
limeksien
partitive limestä limeksiä
inessive limeksessä limeksissä
elative limeksestä limeksistä
illative limekseen limeksiin
adessive limeksellä limeksillä
ablative limekseltä limeksiltä
allative limekselle limeksille
essive limeksenä limeksinä
translative limekseksi limeksiksi
instructive limeksin
abessive limeksettä limeksittä
comitative limeksineen

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

limes f

  1. plural of lime

Galician[edit]

Verb[edit]

limes

  1. second-person singular present subjunctive of limar

Latin[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From līmus ‎(askew).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

līmes m ‎(genitive līmitis); third declension

  1. limit, border, path.
Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative līmes līmitēs
genitive līmitis līmitum
dative līmitī līmitibus
accusative līmitem līmitēs
ablative līmite līmitibus
vocative līmes līmitēs
Descendants[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Inflection of līmō ‎(sharpen, file).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

līmēs

  1. second-person singular present active subjunctive of līmō

Etymology 3[edit]

Inflection of līmō ‎(besmirch).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

līmēs

  1. second-person singular present active subjunctive of līmō

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Verb[edit]

limes

  1. passive of lime

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

limes

  1. second-person singular (tu) present subjunctive of limar
  2. second-person singular (tu) negative imperative of limar

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

limes

  1. Informal second-person singular () negative imperative form of limar.
  2. Informal second-person singular () present subjunctive form of limar.